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p07 StPetersSt. Peters    Alex St. Peters, a graduate of Lewis and Clark Community College and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, will be starting a full-time position at the RiverBend Growth Association in October.
    St. Peters, of Alton, first started interning with the RiverBend Growth Association in January of 2017. As an intern he acted as an office assistant and receptionist. In May of the same year he was hired on for part-time work as an office assistant, event assistant, marketing and social media coordinator, and (like all the staff at the Growth Association) helping the RBGA’s membership in whatever capacity he could.
    St. Peters helps coordinate the committees of the RiverBend Growth Association, and is the co-chair of the Young Adults Committee.
    As the member communications representative, St. Peters will be assisting members with press releases and social media, being a part of different committees and organizations, and helping plan RiverBend Growth Association’s events.
    St. Peters is a graduate of the RiverBend Growth Association’s Leadership Academy, has volunteered at the Boys and Girls Club of Alton, participated in Reach Out and Read with the Alton School District, and is a part of the Upper Alton Association. Through Alton High School’s Work-Study program he was an internal marketing intern at Cope Plastics in Alton.