Lino Lakes, Minn. native, Peterson was on staff at Woodbury Soccer Club as the U9-U12 Girls Director before moving into an official Operations role upon the club merger. Peterson is no stranger to the Twin Cities soccer landscape having served two years as the Director of Operations at Bloomington United Soccer Club (2015-2017) and coaching collegiately at UW-River Falls (NCAA Division III) since 2008. Peterson served as an Associate Director before officially being promoted to Director of Operations in August 2019.
Peterson has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from UW-River Falls (‘12) and a Master of Arts in Coaching and Athletics Administration from Concordia University - Irvine (‘14). When asked his favorite thing about working at Salvo SC Peterson responded, “The staff, coaches, families, and players.” A fun fact about Peterson is he has also won free Chipotle for a year which he cashed in during his years in college.
Peterson currently lives in St. Paul, Minn. and is the youngest of three.
Steve oversees Operations, facility rental, tournaments and winter leagues, and apparel.