Coach Pete grew up playing volleyball in Madison, WI where he won a state championship in 1995. He later went to the Univeristy of Arizona for undergrad and Northern Arizona University for his Master’s in Psychology.
Pete’s coaching career started at Copper Canyon High School in 2011 where his teams set school records for wins. He then transitioned to Fountain Hills High School in 2015 where his teams won back-to-back indoor and beach state championships. Coach Pete has received numerous coach of the year awards, including the AZCentral Small Schools Coach of the Year in 2017, and the Co-Beach Volleyball Coach of the Year in 2018.
Pete has a daughter named Casey and pet fish. In addition to volleyball, he loves the Wisconsin Badgers, Green Bay Packers, golf, history, and good fruit!