Beth Peters joined The Quincy Herald-Whig in July 2011. She received first place for best full-page ad in 2015 by the Illinois Press Association. She is very passionate with working with businesses to develop marketing strategies to grow their business. Beth previously worked for Schwann’s Home Food Services in sales. She graduated from Payson Seymour High School in 2004 and Hannibal-LaGrange University in 2007 with a bachelor of science degree. She enjoys spending time with her son Justice playing sports and being outdoors.