Kuhn, Peggy was born in 1963 in Jamestown, North Dakota, United States.
Bachelor of Business Administration, University North Dakota, 1985. Master in Public Policy, University Michigan, 1987.
Economist General Accounting Office, 1987—1988. Budget examiner Office of Management & Budget, 1988—1994. Economist Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 1994—1995.
Finance economist United States Senate Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs Committee, 1995—1998. Economist Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Research Division, 1998—2003. Senior finance economist United States Senate Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs Committee, since 2003.