Party affiliation: Republican
Peter Gerard Torkildsen, former United States Representative from Massachusetts. Member Danvers Town Meeting, 1983-1985, Massachusetts Republican State Committee, Boston, 1984-1993. Member American Legislation Exchange Council, Massachusetts Legislator's Association, National Republican Legislator Association Lodges: Sons of Norway.
Member Massachusetts House of Representatives, 1985-1991, United States Congress from 6th Massachusetts district, 1993-1997. President Thunder Hill Inc., Peabody, Massachusetts, 1997. Commissioner Massachusetts Labor Relations Commission, Boston, 2001.
Chairman Massachusetts Republican Party, 2007—2009. Director Ora, Inc., since 2009.
Denomination: Roman Catholic
1985 - 1991
1993 - 1997
2007 - 2009