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William Dennis Peterson, American university administrator. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science (finance chairman 1973), National Association University Business Officers, National Association Educational Broadcasters, National Council University Research, Lake Front Gun Club (board directors, secretary).

Background

Peterson, William Dennis was born on December 3, 1944 in Delta, Utah, United States. Son of Walter E. and Julia (Brown) Peterson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Utah, 1971.

Career

Claims manager Gene Electric Company, Salt Lake City, 1963—1967. With University Utah, 1967—1981, controller division continuing education, 1975—1977, director media services, 1975—1981. Management consultant Highlands Plaza Clinic, Salt Lake City, 1975—1981.

Consultant Museum Northern Arizona, 1977—1981. Director Highland Dental Clinic, Inc., 1976—1981. Vice president New Mexico Institute Mining and Technology, Socorro, since 1981, adjunct professor mining engineering, since 1982.

Board directors Rocky Mountain Corporation Public Broadcasting, Denver, 1978—1981. Chairman Democratic District Committee, Salt Lake City, 1979. Member Task Force Utah Telecommunications, 1979, New Mexico Planning Commission Higher Education, Sante Fe, 1984.

Views

Those who choose not to follow Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ will receive a reward according to what they have done in this life, but they will not enjoy the glory of living in the presence of God.

Membership

Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science (finance chairman 1973), National Association University Business Officers, National Association Educational Broadcasters, National Council University Research, Lake Front Gun Club (board directors, secretary).

Connections

Married Virginia Joy Peterson, April 11, 1964. Children: Geri Kay, William Sterling, Tara Lynn, Carrie Jean.

father:
Walter E. Peterson

mother:
Julia (Brown) Peterson

spouse:
Virginia Joy Peterson

children:
Geri Kay Peterson

William Sterling Peterson

Tara Lynn Peterson

Carrie Jean Peterson