Peter Graven is currently pursuing his PhD in Health Services Research at the University of Minnesota. Prior to his current academic program, Peter worked as a research analyst for ECONorthwest, an economic consulting firm in Oregon, and has done work in market research. His research interests center around the economics of employer sponsored insurance. At SHADAC, Peter has assisted with the Back-to-School and Covered the Uninsured Week campaigns sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. He programs statistical analyses in SAS and STATA and performs GIS analysis using ArcView. Peter holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics.