Get to Know:
City of residence: Pasadena, CA
Club: Annandale Golf Club
Profession: CPA, retired
Family: Wife, Mary Ann, daughters, Kelly (Fremont, CA) and Holly (Boulder, CO) and five grandchildren
What you Didn't Know:
First car: 1953 Chevy
Favorite book: Any good book on American history
Guilty-pleasure food: Ice cream
Favorite non-golf item: Clocks
One gadget Peter can’t live without: iPhone
Favorite quote: Most people don’t recognize opportunities, because they come disguised as hard work.
Greatest pride: Seeing my children grow into responsible adults with a strong set of values
On the Course:
Has golfed for: Fifty years, since college, but never well. Made a commitment to learn to play the game properly when I retired.
What Peter would like to see more of on the course: Fast play. There is no reason a round of golf cannot be played under 4 hours.
Favorite Tour player: Tiger Woods – regardless of what you might think of him, his presence on the course is captivating.
What part of the game of golf needs to change: I’d like to see courses less watered and manicured, and play the course as you find it.
One Rule of Golf Peter would like to change: Importance of junior golf: It’s critical to the future of the game, but more important, it is a great learning experience for juniors, including playing by the rules and all that goes with that.