West Fargo High School
Brett Peterson is in his 12th season as head coach of the West Fargo Packers. He is a native of Thief River Falls, MN, where he graduated from Lincoln High in 1994. He attended Concordia College in Moorhead, graduating with degrees in Physical Education and Health Education.
Brett began his coaching career in West Fargo in 2000 as the head JV coach. He held that position for four seasons, becoming the head varsity coach in the spring of 2004. The Packers were State Champions in 2012.
Coach Peterson has taught Physical Education at LE Berger Elementary in West Fargo for the past 16 years. His wife, Gretchen, teaches 6th grade in the West Fargo School District. They have two sons, Gavin and Carson.