Mrs. Peterson grew up in Zephyrhills, FL. She moved to this area four years ago when she met and married her husband, Tony Peterson. She received her bachelors degree from the University of South Florida and her Masters in Education from Saint Leo University. She has worked in education for 25 years and loves working with students to help them reach their goals. When she is not at school, she loves spending time with her family, enjoying nature, baking and sewing when she has time.