Richard Peterson, MBA
Associate Vice President of Academic Administration

Richard joined Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions in 2012 as the University Registrar. In Richard’s time at the university, he has held increasing leadership roles and now serves as the Associate Vice President of Academic Administration.

Richard has worked in higher education for over 13 years in progressive responsibilities related to student record oversight and analysis, reporting, hiring, policy and process development, leadership, and academic administration. As Associate Vice President of Academic Administration, Richard oversees several academic and student support areas, as well as serving on many university committees.

Richard and his wonderful wife, Lauren, have three handsome sons and one beautiful daughter. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family in the outdoors of Utah by camping, fishing, hiking, and many other things.

Richard received his Master of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix.