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Gary Peters

U.S. Representative (D-Bloomfield Twp.)

Gary_Peters_edit (2)U.S. Rep. Gary Peters was sworn in as a U.S. representative for Michigan’s 14th congressional district in 2009 and has focused his efforts on uniting communities by fighting for a stronger local economy, more good paying jobs across the region and a fair chance for everyone to succeed.

Peters previously represented Michigan’s 9th congressional district from 2009 to 2013. While in Congress, Peters partnered with the Obama Administration to ensure the survival of the automotive industry in Southeast Michigan. He began his public service in 1991, serving on the Rochester Hills City Council, and was elected to the Michigan State Senate in 1994, where he served until 2002.

Peters has an MBA from the University of Detroit Mercy, as well as a law degree from Wayne State University, a bachelor’s degree in political science from Alma College, and a master’s degree in philosophy from Michigan State University.