Education: B.A., DePauw University; MBA, University of Virginia
Lecturer in Business Administration Peter D. Prowitt, manager of government relations for General Electric Company, teaches "Business-Government Relations," a Second Year elective in Darden's MBA program.
Prowitt has taught at Darden since 1990. Before joining GE, he served as director of governmental affairs for American President Companies Ltd., as staff director for the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee and as an assistant to U.S. Senator Max Baucus.
Advancing knowledge through research that shapes business, Darden professors are recognized thought leaders in their fields. They are not only master case method teachers, they also author many of the cases used in Darden classrooms and around the world.
Peter Prowitt's cases are available in the Darden Business Publishing website.