Giving Back to the Community
A public market investor, Peter Goodson has held positions with a
diverse range of banking and investment firms. He has also founded his
own companies, such as Three Sheets Bedding. Additionally, Peter Goodson
has contributed his time to a variety of philanthropic endeavors.
While in studying for his B.A. in economics and history at Dartmouth College, he worked with the Big Brothers Big Sisters program, and he co-founded a volunteer SAT tutoring program to teach underserved youth how to improve their test-taking skills. Peter Goodson later expanded this activity into the organization, SAT Success. Through this entity, he helps students from low-income communities achieve higher SAT scores and consequently a greater college acceptance rate.
The investor and entrepreneur also donates to many local and national charitable organizations, including City Harvest, the North Shore Animal League, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), and the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund.
In his leisure time, Peter Goodson keeps active through sports such as basketball, tennis, rugby, running, and skiing. He also enjoys reading.