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John Peterson's Biography
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John E. Peterson
Wife: Sandy; 1 Child
Pennsylvania State University, 1971
Diploma, Titusville High School, 1956
Senator, Pennsylvania Senate, 1984-96
Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1996-2008
Representative, Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1977-1984
Councilmember, Pleasantville Borough City Council, 1968-1977
Co-chair, Congressional Rural Caucus
Co-Chair, Home Health Care Working Group
Member, Western Caucus
Owner/Operator, Peterson Golden Dawn Grocery, 1958-84.
Specialist Second Class, United States Army Reserves, 1958-1964
Specialist, United States Army, 1957
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Americans for Tax Reform
Member, Association of Consulting Foresters
Advisory Committee, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh
Advisory Board, Indiana University of Pennsylvania's Culinary
Member, National Association of Community Health Centers
Member, National Association of Manufacturers
Member, National Federation of Independent Businesses
Member, Pennsylvania Association of Home Health Agencies
Member, Pennsylvania Recreation and Parks Society
Member/Former Lay Leader, Pleasantville United Methodist Church
Advisory Board, School of Forest Resources, Pennsylvania State University
Member, Seniors Coalition
Board of Directors, Titusville Hospital
Member, United States Chamber of Commerce
Board of Directors, University of Bradford
Board of Directors, University of Pittsburgh
Board of Directors, University of Titusville
Member, Venago County Industrial Board
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