Peter Weber

Peter Weber retired from corporate life in 2001 to dedicate himself to community and economic development activities in the San Joaquin Valley. He is the founder of the Fresno Bridge Academy, a program designed to bring residents in Fresno’s poorest neighborhoods into the economic mainstream through employment and coordinated neighborhood-based services. In 2016, Mr. Weber was recognized for this pathbreaking work with an Irvine Leadership Award. A dedicated resident of Fresno, he was formerly the Executive Committee Chair of the California Partnership for the San Joaquin Valley. Mr. Weber currently co-chairs California Forward.