Name: Peter Vacho
Title: VP of Operations
College: University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire (B.S.)
University of Minnesota – Twin Cities (M.Ed.)
VBH: 1st season
Peter Vacho is the VP of Operations. In this role he oversees all operational and administration functions to support the growth and vision of the organization. Additionally he remains responsible for community engagement activities. This includes oversight on events, programs, finance, office management, human resources, technology, performance management, research/evaluation, nonprofit partnerships and community engagement. .
Prior to joining Veterans Bridge Home in August of 2018, Pete accumulated over 20 years of experience in community engagement, operations, management, strategic partnerships, public relations and military outreach from his time with the Carolina Panthers, Miami Dolphins, Women’s Professional Football League and as a high school assistant director of athletics.
Originally from Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, Pete earned a B.S from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, where he was a four-year letterman for the Blugold’s Football team. He also earned a M.Ed. from the University of Minnesota in 2001.