Meet The Faculty
Peter Trau joined the Culver Academies Humanities Department in 2012. After beginning his undergraduate career at Penn State, he earned a bachelor's degree from Roanoke College (Political Science) and graduate degrees from Antioch School of Law (International Trade & Commerce) and Harvard University (Educational Administration). Peter has over twenty-five years of independent school experience as a teacher (history and English) and as an administrator (roles in admissions, development, and school leadership).
Prior to assuming a teaching role at Culver, Peter served for two seasons as an assistant coach in CMA's nationally prominent lacrosse program. Over the years, Peter has coached at Severn, St. Albans, Cardigan Mountain, and North Cross at the prep level, and Georgetown and Harvard at the intercollegiate level. He also serves as assistant coach for CMA's varsity soccer team and continues his work in lacrosse. His wife, Debi, is an instructor in Culver's Math Department and a coach in the CGA lacrosse program. Peter and Debi are the parents of two sons, Griffin and Duncan.