Originally from Elgin, Illinois, Pete Chowela is currently studying Economics and Education at Creighton University in Omaha, NE. Pete has felt an immense amount of joy and gratitude to be given the opportunity to serve and be a part of the community. "My first encounter at ROSS Leaders was a rare and remarkable experience of community that left me eager to be more involved," he says. Having been a part of the team since 2019, Pete believes that the relationships he has built at ROSS Leaders have been a formative part of his development as a professional young man. Pete's job includes writing grants and assisting with programs. In his free time, you can find him reading a book, playing basketball, or cooking. One fun fact about Pete is that he is also a certified reviewer on Yelp.