Chuck Peters, JD, spent 30 years in corporate management, leading large organizations such as Amana Refrigeration and small start-ups such as Breakthrough to Learning. More recently, he has focused on eﬀective early education for children, co-authoring a Generative Education book (Generative Education paper available at https://bit.ly/2LSAjz2). Chuck has extensively served in community organization leadership positions, such as United Way, chambers of commerce, economic development organizations, and Junior Achievement. His service work in education includes 10 years as chair of Foundations in Learning, 27 years on the Coe College Board of Trustees, 26 years on the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business Board of Advisors, and several years on the board of the Belin-Blank Center at the University of Iowa and as the Chair of the Board of Advisors at the University of Iowa College of Education. Chuck lives in Washington, with frequent visits to see his children and grandchildren in the States, England, and Norway.
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