Jeff Peck was CEO of Big Wave for the first 20 years. He founded Big Wave with the mission to provide affordable housing and a sense of community for adults with developmental disabilities.
His tireless devotion and commitment to those with special needs includes establishing and coaching the Half Moon Bay Special Olympics basketball team; Challenger Baseball (for children and adults with developmental disabilities); and serving on the Board of Directors for One Step Beyond, Inc., which provides comprehensive programs for over 400 people with intellectual disabilities.
Jeff graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in English Literature. A Bay Area contractor for 40 years, he was also the founder and CEO of a rural telecommunications company that brought broadband to underserved rural areas of Alaska and the western United States.