Peter Cressy

Contributing Writer

Dr. Peter H. Cressy is president and CEO of the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States. He joined the Distilled Spirits Council in 1999, after serving as chancellor of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, the president of the Massachusetts Maritime Academy and 28 years of service in the Navy, including key appointments at the State Department, House of Representatives, the Pentagon and commanding officer positions. He also serves on the board of directors for The Century Council.