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Eric Christian Peterson

Eric Christian Peterson, American federal agency administrator. Former member Visiting Committee, Arlington County, Virginia; current chairman advisory committee Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority; member Dulles Corridor Task Force.

Background

  • Peterson, Eric Christian was born on July 11, 1950 in Albuquerque. Son of Allen M. and Dorothy (Rooney) Peterson.

  • Career

    • Director public affairs Lutheran Medical Center, Wheat Ridge, Colorado, 1975-1979. Senior speech and editorial writer United States Senate Republican Conference, Washington, 1979-1981. Legislation assistant United States Senator John W. Warner, 1981-1985.

      Vice president United Bus Owners American, 1986-1987. Deputy under secretary United States Department Commerce, 1987-1989. Principal Peterson & Peterson, Vienna, 1989-1990.

      Executive director United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, since 1990.

    Membership

    Former member Visiting Committee, Arlington County, Virginia. Current chairman advisory committee Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority. Member Dulles Corridor Task Force.

    Connections

    • Married Carolyn Fisher, September 7, 1974. Children: Matthew Fraser, Laura Elizabeth.
    • father: Allen M. Peterson
    • mother: Dorothy (Rooney) Peterson
    • spouse: Carolyn Fisher
    • children: Matthew Fraser Peterson
    • Laura Elizabeth Peterson
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    Born July 11, 1950
    (age 67)
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