OCCUPATION: Founder and teacher of Media Arts in the Public Schools; former Hollywood movie producer.
HOMETOWN: Brooklyn, N.Y.; current Darby resident.
FAMILY: Wife, Susan; Four step-children
EDUCATION: One and a half years at San Fernando Valley State College as a philosophy major POLITICAL OR PUBLIC SERVICE: Named "Corvallis Community Volunteer of the Year" in 2005; Won Corvallis School District’s "Exemplary Service Award" in 2008.
CAMPAIGN WEB SITE: http://www.peterrosten.com
Hollywood to Helena:
Ex-producer touts entrepreneurial energy
By NATE ROTT
Most Montana legislative candidates don’t consider party affiliations “disenchanting.” Most candidates haven’t started an academic-based business run almost entirely by students. Most candidates haven’t produced a Hollywood movie. Even fewer have left Hollywood to become a ranch hand in Montana.
Peter Rosten, Democratic candidate for House District 87 in Ravalli County, is not your typical candidate. And, he’s proud of it. -MORE-
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