Peter Emch holds a BS in Economics, an MA in Communications as well as an MBA. He is also a Certified Financial Analyst Charterholder. Peter is the President of The Emch Foundation, a family foundation which provides support for autism research and services. From 1990-2002 he was a health care services analyst for Robert W. Baird & Co., Alex. Brown & Sons, and Credit Suisse First Boston. He is married to Merope Pavlides. AA16's Editor. Peter and Merope have two sons, one of whom is on the autism spectrum.