Erich Peter, Executive Vice President

Erich Peter is responsible for managing UCEDC’s Training, Government Contracting, and Marketing departments, while also overseeing the human resources and grant writing efforts of the organization. Mr. Peter is a graduate of Rutgers University with a B.S. in Accounting. He began his career in the public accounting industry and worked with a wide variety of businesses. Subsequently, he worked in the energy industry for 7 years in various management and financial roles. Mr. Peter then made a career change and became an entrepreneur owning and operating a printing company for six years before selling the business and joining the UCEDC team in 2008 as Director of Training before beginning his new role in 2019.