Theresa Peterson

Theresa Peterson

At Large Board Representative

Theresa Peterson has more than 25 years of experience developing and implementing technology policy and funding strategies as a government affairs and business development professional. She is currently the Senior Executive of External Affairs and Advanced Technology Programs at General Electric, where she is responsible for 20% of the GE Global Research funding and for building and expanding GE’s research and development partnerships in the U.S. Previously, Ms. Peterson was the Manager of Government Relations at 3M, a Legislative Assistant to Senator Wyche Fowler (GA), and the Legislative Director for Congressman Don Johnson (GA 10).