John Peterson is the founder and president of Public Architecture, a national nonprofit organization mobilizing designers to use their skills and expertise to drive social change. The 1%, a program of Public Architecture, has built a network of over 18,000 design professionals providing over $60 million of pro bono services annually across the country. John is the recipient of numerous design and social innovation awards. John has degrees in Architecture and Fine Arts from the Rhode Island School of Design. He has been an adjunct professor at California College of the Arts, a visiting associate professor at the University of Texas at Austin and was a Loeb Fellow at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.
Founder and President | Public Architecture