Kayla Peterson of Ahwatukee graduated magna cum laude from St. Olaf College. Peterson is an environmental studies and sociology/anthropology major. Peterson was also named to the dean’s list for spring 2013 semester at St. Olaf College. The dean’s list recognizes students with a semester GPA of 3.75 or higher on a four-point scale.
She is the daughter of Todd and Jayne Peterson.