Phone: 435-792-7780 x5507
Degrees and Certifications:
BS - Utah State University
MS - Utah State University
Administrative/Supervisory - Utah State University
--Technology and Engineering
--Exploring Computer Science
Mr. John Petersen
Mr. Petersen grew up in Tremonton, Utah working on a family dairy. He served an LDS mission to Antwerp, Belgium.
Mr. Petersen has taught in many areas of CTE with his first teaching job (1985) at the Utah Schools for the Deaf and Blind in Ogden, UT. He has also taught at North Ogden Jr. High, South Cache Freshman Center, South Cache 8-9 Center and now at Ridgeline.
He has received many recognitions as a teacher including Cache County School District Teacher of the Year, Hats Off Award, Utah Industrial Education Teacher of the Year and the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association's Teacher Excellence Award.
Besides teaching, he has worked in appliance repair, cabinet making, construction and as a trainer at Kimberly-Clark.
Mr. Petersen and his wife Jan have four children and six grandchildren .