Peter Stein is a General Partner at the Lyme Timber Company in Hanover, New Hampshire and is responsible there for the design and management of large scale timberland purchases and limited development projects in cooperation with regional and national land conservation organizations. Prior to joining Lyme Timber in 1990, Stein was Senior Vice President of the Trust for Public Land. He received a BA, with highest honors, from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and had a Loeb Fellowship in Advanced Environmental Studies at Harvard University. Stein lives in the Upper Connecticut River Valley with his wife and two children.