Peter Blankenship

Director of Dining Service

Dining Services


Ortner Center Union Market

Peter Blankenship

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Full Title: Director of Dining Services

Job Description:



Director of Dining Services

Academic Background


Eastern Washington University-  BA in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance and Economics

Professional Background:


Upper Columbia Academy, Food Service Director with involvement in Associated Student Body, mission trips,  Senior Class sponsor, Varsity Basketball, and various church offices.

Wisconsin Academy, Food Service Director with involvement in Sabbath School,  ASB, sports activities, class sponsorship and local church offices.

Country Life Vegetarian Restaurant as a manager with involvement in various cooking classes and evangelism.

Personal Information:


I enjoy family events, worship at College View Church, camping, and travel.  I also enjoy wood working and simple home repair projects.  Food carving and garnishing is a special interest of mine.



Our two married daughters Tiffany and Brittany live in the Lincoln area with their husbands.

We have two grand children, Jadon and Leah.



Married to Verna Blankenship for 32 years, my partner and best friend.  Verna is an excellent secretary and is now a project manager in the Department of Business and Computer Science at Union College.

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