Kirsti Peterson, ’96 MA-IR graduate, is an HR consultant/contractor. This summer, she traveled to Japan to meet up with her son who had spent a month visiting the country. They spent 8 days in the country, and visited a friend who lived in Tokyo. “It was fabulous to begin to understand this unique culture, which my son has had an interest in since he was in 3rd grade,” she said. She is on the Board of Directors as the First Vice President of Personnel at the Anchor Center for Blind Children.