Greg Peterson

Diesel Equipment Technology Faculty
(218) 299-6543 - Moorhead

Professional information:
Teaching since: 1999

Education: I graduated from Moorhead Area Technical College in Diesel Technology in 1975.

Additional education: I attended North Dakota State University for mechanical engineering.

Prior work experience: I worked for International Harvester and then Case IH as a technician, shop foreman and service manager 24 years. I also spent time in the parts department at the dealer. I've attended dozens of training schools from IH, Case IH, Case New Holland, Eaton, Deere, Bobcat and Cat & Cummins.

Family: Daughter Emily and husband Nick; and daughter Laura, husband Alex and son Nick

Hobbies: My hobbies include hunting pheasants and deer, fishing, metal working and wood working. I enjoy the lake - fishing, sailing, water-skiing - as well as watching football and baseball. I also coached baseball and soccer for several years, and I belong to Clay County Pheasants Forever.

Comments: I became a teacher because I enjoy seeing the students "get it." I want to help them to be confident, knowledgeable professionals who aren't afraid to take on challenges and succeed.