Ashley Dunham Hunt was born and raised in Central attending Central Private from kindergarten to graduation in 2001. She is married to Adam Hunt, who is also a CP alumnus c/o 2002. They have 3 children, daughters Ada and Avery, and son, Alec. All three children attend Central Private's elementary program.
Ashley graduated from Northwestern State University with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and was honored to receive the title of Miss Northwestern State University for the c/o 2005. She continued her studies at the University of Southern California in Petroleum Engineering.
Ashley has worked in the oil and gas industry for over 16 years living in Texas and Alaska before returning to her hometown of Central, LA. She currently leads the new business development operations for Clariant Oil Services.
Ashley and Adam are volunteer t-ball coaches for the past 3 years, attend Journey church, and in their spare time enjoy camping at different campgrounds across the region.
David Peterson joined the Central Private School family in 2017, when he and his wife, Carolee (married in 2001) enrolled their 4 boys at the school (Cale – C/O 2024, Briggs – C/O 2026, Wyatt - C/O 2029, and Shaw – C/O 2031.) He has lived in central the majority of his life, since moving here as a child in 1980. He is a 1995 graduate of Scotlandville Magnet High School, a 2002 graduate of Nicholls State University and obtained his Master of Science in Healthcare Management from the University of New Orleans, in 2004. The Peterson’s have been actively involved with the school since day 1, helping coach the peewee/peanut football teams, and serving on the Central Private athletic committee.
He has worked in the healthcare and healthcare IT industry for over 20 years, and is employed with UnitedHealth Group. The Peterson family has a heart for serving others. They attend The Way Church in Denham Springs, where David has served as an interim youth pastor, and currently serves as the missions pastor.