Board Member – District #3
First Elected or Appointed: Elected in November 2011
Current Term Expires: 2015
Danny Peterson has lived in Federal Way for over a decade. He is a graduate of the University of Washington with a bachelor’s degree in Neurobiology and holds a master’s degree in Teaching from Seattle Pacific University.
Danny brings the unique perspective of student, teacher, parent, and community leader to the role of school board director. He has visited over twenty countries and traveled extensively in Latin America and Africa working with schools, churches and communities to develop healthcare resources and educational programs. His years of work with young people, both overseas and here at home, have given him a great appreciation for Federal Way’s rich diversity and the role that education plays in making our community stronger. He is committed to the Federal Way schools and its mission to serve the needs of all students.