Peter Parente is a lifelong resident of New Rochelle and a graduate of New Rochelle High School. In 1985 Peter enlisted in United States Marine Corps and proudly served his country until 1993, active duty and reserves. He is a combat veteran and served in Operation Desert Storm in Kuwait.
Peter is a small business owner. He owns the Soundview Service Centers, both family owned and operated Automotive Repair and gas Stations. Soundview Servicenter in Mamaroneck has been owned and operated by the Parente family for more than 33 years and Soundview Servicenter North in Old Greenwich CT has been thriving for over 12 years.
Peter is an Executive Committee Member of American Legion Post 8, Co-Chair of Save Our Armory Committee; he is the Coordinator of the NR Memorial Day Parade, Annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremonies and Veterans Day Memorial Services.
Peter has been married for 10 years to Jennifer Parente and they have a seven year old son, Peter Michael Jr.