Peter is 29 years old and was born in Newton, Massachusetts. He graduated from Harvard University with a B.A. degree in 2006. Prior to becoming a seminarianfor the Diocese of Venice, Peter taught religion at St. John Neumann High School in Naples. Peter has taught religious education to middle schoolstudents at San Marco and coordinated the alter server ministry. He considers San Marco Church as his home parish.Peter completed his second year of Pre-Theology at St. John Vianney College Seminary in Miami in 2013. The Bishop assigned him last summer to attendthe Pontifical North American College Seminary in Rome, Italy. Peter completed his first year of Theology this past June. After working in a parish in Swedenthis summer, Peter will return to his studies by going into second year Theology.He is fluent in Spanish and Swedish and enjoys learning about Parish life. Peter believes that the most rewarding aspect of becoming a Priest will be learning to help the people of God.