Born in Washington D.C., Peter came to New Orleans to pursue a Master’s in Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at Tulane University, and worked for the Louisiana Department of Agriculture & Forestry for six years. He’s always had a passion for computers, and was obsessed with making custom maps for video games as a young teenager. Peter is a 200-hour certified yoga teacher. He’s played the saxophone since 2001, and has performed in various classical, jazz, and funk ensembles across New Orleans. Peter has also been an avid audio engineer since 2009, and has worked on projects with local bands and even a piece that aired on NPR.

Q&A

Pets:

A cat named Monkey

Favorite Food:

Long Chim Nola’s Khao Soi Noodle Soup

Favorite Smell:

Campfire

Your nickname:

Pita

Your Greatest Inspiration:

Rahsaan Roland Kirk