National Advisory Council

Michael L. Peterson

Michael L. Peterson

Membership Information:

Member Status: On Church Assignment
Member Since: 2015

Spouse:

Shelley Peterson

Contact Information:

Linkedin Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellymanpeterson/

Employment:

Job Title: President and CEO, Retired
Company: Pacific Energy Development

Expertise:

  • financial management
  • mergers and acquisitions
  • venture capital

Biography:

Michael Peterson is serving as the president of the Taiwan Taipei Mission. He is the past president and CEO of Pacific Energy Development. He previously worked in the financial services/investment banking industry for more than twenty years, with the majority of his career at Goldman Sachs and as managing partner of a private equity fund. Michael earned his bachelor’s degree in statistics/computer science and his MBA from BYU. He served as a past president of Mt. Diablo Silverado BSA Council, Danville Stake Presidency, and as a counselor in the Oakland-San Francisco Mission presidency. Michael loves all BYU sports, exercise, singing, and the cultural arts.