Pete is a lifelong resident of Wichita, attending Kapaun Mt. Carmel High School and graduating from Wichita State University with a degree in Business Administration and Economics emphasis. He and Suzi, his wife of 33 years, have two teenage children. Pete was employed in the banking industry in Wichita for 13 years before venturing into the world of entrepreneurship 25 years ago when he started a telecom company which eventually went public, and has remained in the telecom industry today.
Pete plans on bringing his business experience to the City Council. His experience gives him the budgeting and community knowledge that is a necessary for keeping our City moving in a positive and responsible direction. Pete's previous business history allowed him to work closely with numerous State, County and City governments all over the U.S. which has provided him firsthand knowledge and insight on various ways a city can be run effectively.
Pete is a successful businessman with conservative values who remains active in his church, our schools and the Wichita community. One of his greatest passions was serving as President of The Lord's Diner Advisory Board, which he describes as an incredible example of how our Wichita community comes together to help each other.
Pete believes Wichita is a wonderful city and he is committed to helping Wichita become an even GREATER CITY TO LIVE and WORK. He plans to expand his ability to serve our community and make a positive impact on our city and its residents.
- Precinct Committeeman 2008 - Present
Past Community Involvement
- Cerebral Palsy Research Foundation
Current Community Involvement
- President – The Lord’s Diner Advisory Board
- Wife: Suzanne
- Son: Erich
- Daughter: Natalie
- Kapaun Mt. Carmel
- Wichita State University
- American Correctional Association