Pete was born in Oak Park, Illinois. He lived with a family of 8 siblings from the parents that are of Irish-Catholic descent. Out of the kids, Pete would technically be the leader out of them. His siblings thought that his greatest talent as a kid was finding things. Whenever his parents would confiscate one of his siblings items, he would sneak through windows during the night to get them back. He was never caught during his childhood. As Pete got older in his high school years, the subject he loved was social studies. He was always interested in the history of wars, but the more he learned, the more he was frustrated. The decisions that leaders make causing our country to lose wonders Pete why the smart, intelligent people make such bad decisions. He decided that he wanted to make a contribution for the country. As Pete reached college, he became stronger than he was. He was a successful marathon runner and triathlete. After standing tough, he knew what he wanted to do. Pete joined the military to make sure that the U.S. will never fail an important mission by making good decisions. He decided to join Delta Force and be the one to make the decisions, the commander.