Peter serves as General Counsel for Koniag. Prior to joining Koniag, Peter was a Staff Attorney for Afognak Native Corporation and Alutiiq, LLC.
Peter has a law degree from Gonzaga University School of Law and a Political Science undergraduate degree from the University of Hawai’i. While attending law school, Peter interned for Koniag through the Koniag Angayuk (“Partner”) Internship Program. Under this program, he interned at a Washington D.C. trade association, The Coalition for Government Procurement. He also interned at the Anchorage law office of Stoel Rives LLP.
Peter serves as a volunteer Director and Vice President on the Koniag Education Foundation Board. He is also a licensed member of the Alaska Bar Association, co-chair of the Alaska Native Law Section, a former Director of the Native American Contractors Association, and he volunteers for the Alaska Color of Justice, which aims to promote diversity in the legal profession.
Peter currently resides in Anchorage, with his wife, Lauren.