Dan Peterson is Vice President, Industry & Government Affairs for Cook Group Incorporated based in Bloomington, IN. Since joining Cook in 1989, Dan has held a variety of leadership roles in the areas of operations, finance/accounting and human resources. His current responsibilities involve industry, government and external affairs. Peterson's primary areas of focus center on policy and programs in healthcare delivery as well as economic, education and workforce development.
He currently serves on numerous boards, including the Indiana Department of Workforce Development — State Workforce Innovation Council, the BioCrossroads Board of Directors, the Indiana Health Industry Forum Board of Directors, the Indiana University Research & Technology Corporation Board of Directors, and the Bloomington Hospital Board of Directors, of which he is currently Chairman.
Peterson received a B.S. in biology from Indiana University in 1984 and an MBA in finance also from IU in 1989.