Peter ThompsonProject Assistant
Peter Thompson supports senior CHBC staff in administrative and project activities, including research, membership support, event planning, and general administrative support. With his experience in supporting association management, Peter fills the key role of streamlining and unburdening senior staff from operational tasks.
Peter attended North Carolina State University where he received a B.A. in Communication Media in 2015, with a Journalism minor. In the summer of 2014, Peter interned as a Demmer Scholar at the Forest Resources Association in Washington, DC, advocating for organizations and businesses in the forest products industry. After graduating, Peter worked for the Carolina Hurricanes Promotion and Fan Development Department. After one season with the Hurricanes, Peter accepted a Program Associate position with the Greater Raleigh Merchants Association, advocating for locally owned, independent businesses in Raleigh, NC. After one year in this role, Peter decided to find work advocating for clean energy solutions, a subject he is very passionate about.