Shawn E. Peterson, President & CEO
Shawn E. Peterson serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Corporate Partnership for Economic Growth, Inc. (CPEG). Prior to joining CPEG, Peterson served as Vice President and General Counsel of the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC). During his tenure at the IEDC, Mr. Peterson negotiated agreements that led to more than 7,500 jobs and $1.3 billion in capital investments. He also secured over $100 million in federal funding for entrepreneurship and green energy programs. Prior to serving at the IEDC, Peterson served as counsel for the South Bend Redevelopment Commission and the City of South Bend Board of Public Works on various real estate, municipal finance and economic development matters. Prior to that, Peterson practiced law at the law firm of Baker & Daniels where he concentrated his practice in municipal finance and economic development. Peterson is a native of North Central Indiana and earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Economics and Public Policy from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business – Bloomington (2000) and a Juris Doctorate from the Notre Dame Law School (2003).
Mary Baker, Business System Analyst
Mary Baker joins CPEG as the Business System Analyst and is responsible for the implementation, training and management a CRM database designed for local economic development leaders in an effort to drive economic stimulus to our area. Mary previously worked for Dun & Bradstreet as a member of the Financial Services Global Major Market business unit. She has 15 years experience with Information Management, Project Management and CRM Applications. For the last two years, she has worked at Innovation Park at Notre Dame as Receptionist and supporting the Facility Manager in client relations, event management and overall management of building services.
Amanda Domalewsk, Executive Assistant
Amanda brings over ten years of experience in customer service and office management to her role at CPEG. She attended Western Michigan University where she studied both Business Administration and Accounting.