AQMD/CARB Coalition Co-Chair
Founder & CEO, Whittingham Public Affairs Advisors
Peter Whittingham is the founder and CEO of Whittingham Public Affairs Advisors, one of the region’s leading government relations and public affairs consulting firms. Peter launched his firm in 2017 and has nearly 20 years of experience providing critical strategic analysis and legislative and regulatory guidance to both public and private sector clients.
Peter previously spent more than 12 years as speechwriter and policy aide to Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael Antonovich, providing direct oversight of various County departments and regional government agencies, including the South Coast AQMD and the LA Memorial Coliseum Commission.
Before joining the Supervisor’s staff in 1987, Mr. Whittingham served as a reporter for the Glendale News-Press and as Public Information Officer for the City of Glendale’s Parks and Recreation Division.
Peter graduated from California State University, Northridge with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. He lives in Rancho Santa Margarita, where he served on the City’s CDBG Committee for six years and as a member of the City’s Planning Commission from 2010-2014.