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Peter Gerard Torkildsen Edit Profile

United States Representative from Massachusetts

Peter G. Torkildsen, American Company executive. Chairman Danvers (Massachusetts) Republican Town Committee, 1983-1988; member Danvers Town Meeting, 1983-1985, Massachusetts Republican State Committee, Boston, 1984-1993. Member American Legislation Exchange Council, Massachusetts Legislator's Association, National Rep.Legislator Association.

Background

Torkildsen, Peter Gerard was born on January 28, 1958 in Milwaukee. Son of Robert Allan and Mary Ellen (Hill) Torkildsen.

Education

Bachelor, University Massachusetts, 1980. Master of Public Administration, Harvard University, 1990.

Career

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.

Membership

Chairman Danvers (Massachusetts) Republican Town Committee, 1983-1988. Member Danvers Town Meeting, 1983-1985, Massachusetts Republican State Committee, Boston, 1984-1993. Member American Legislation Exchange Council, Massachusetts Legislator's Association, National Rep.Legislator Association.

Connections

Married Gail Bloomgarden, January 1996.

father:
Robert Allan Torkildsen

mother:
Mary Ellen (Hill) Torkildsen

spouse:
Gail Bloomgarden