Peter Greer is president and CEO of HOPE International, a global nonprofit focused on Christ-centered job creation, savings mobilization, and financial training.
Formerly employed by World Relief as the managing director of Urwego, Peter also served as a microfinance advisor in Cambodia and with CARE Zimbabwe implementing fraud protection measures. Peter has an M.P.P. from Harvard’s Kennedy School, a B.S. from Messiah College, and an honorary doctorate from Erskine College.
Peter coauthored a faith-based book on microfinance, The Poor Will Be Glad (Zondervan, 2009), a children’s book on adoption, Mommy’s Heart Went POP! (Russell Media, 2012), as well as The Spiritual Danger of Doing Good (Bethany House, 2013) and Mission Drift (Bethany House, 2014). Peter blogs at www.peterkgreer.com. Follow him on Twitter at @peterkgreer or Facebook (www.facebook.com/PeterKGreer).
Peter resides in Lancaster, Pa., with his wife, Laurel, and their three children.
Anna Haggard, executive writing assistant at HOPE International, is an invaluable editor and contributor to this blog.