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Jim Peterson's Biography
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Wife: Lorraine; 2 Children: Jennifer, Robert
Graduate, Banking, Southwestern Graduate School of Banking, Southern Methodist University, 1987
MBA, Finance, West Texas Agriculture and Mechanical University, 1985
Master of Agriculture, Feedlot Management, Texas Agriculture and Mechanical University, 1973
BS, Animal Science, Montana State University-Bozeman, 1968
Former Majority Leader, Montana State Senate
Former President of the Senate, Montana State Senate
Senator, Montana State Senate, District 15, 2007-2014
Representative, Montana State House of Representatives, 2002-2006
Former Member, Judiciary Committee, Montana State Senate
Former Member, Natural Resources Committee, Montana State Senate
Former Member, Rules Committee, Montana State Senate
Owner/Manager, Farm and Ranching Operation, 1988-present
Former Owner/Operator, Judith Gap Mercantile Store
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Methodist Church
Chair, United States Meat Export Federation
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