Pete grew up in Atlanta, GA. He earned a B.A. in journalism and mass communication with a major in advertising from the University of Georgia (Go Dawgs!). He moved from Atlanta to Washington, DC in 2015. Prior to joining the Playtime team, Pete worked at a church in DC as a community life pastor. Following his passion for social justice, he is currently completing his Master of Social Work degree from Tulane University, specializing in mental health and the family. After graduation, Pete is looking forward to a starting social work career working with children. In his free time, Pete enjoys exploring the city with his wife, hanging out with friends, collecting vinyl records, playing soccer, and baking.