William Peters, Ph.D.: President and Co-founder of ICAN, Inc., Bill Peters received his nation's third highest combat award "the Silver Star" two Bronze Stars with combat V, and the Purple Heart for gallantry in action in Vietnam.
Holding a B.A. degree from San Francisco State University, he went on to complete coursework for a Master's degree in Education, in addition to receiving a California Lifetime Teaching Credential, counseling certification, a Master's degree in Divinity and a Ph.D. in Psychology. He is the author of First Force Recon Company - Sunrise at Midnight, a book published and distributed worldwide by Random House, chronicling his Vietnam experiences with an elite Marine Special Operations unit.
Barbara Peters: Chairman of the Board and Co-founder of ICAN, Inc with her husband Bill, Barbara Peters has more than two decades of experience in education and counseling, and has served as Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of a non-profit corporation for the past 15 years. During the last six years, Barbara, together with her husband, Bill, has been deeply involved in building multi-service centers used for children's daycare, medical and educational programs in South Africa. She has traveled extensively in the Southern regions of Sub-Saharan Africa, conducting fact-finding missions on the plight of African Orphans and Vulnerable Children. Barbara is a graduate of the International School of Ministry Bible College.