2008 - Brent Peterson

Brent Peterson – 1982 – Historian, Director of Washington County Historical Society, community volunteer.

Brent T. Peterson, a historian and executive director of the Washington County Historical Society, has written and published five books on local history. He started his history career at the St. Croix County Historical Society in Hudson and worked for more than five years at the Minnesota Historical Society before coming to the Washington County Historical Society.