Peter has been a longtime advocate of taking poetry out of books and libraries and bringing it to people in the community.
Peter is a community activist who is one of the charter coaches of Cambridge Pop Warner Football, co-founder of Cambridge
Girls Softball, and a twenty two-year veteran of the Cambridge Rindge & Latin School Wrestling coaching staff. Peter
has served as President of the Longfellow School PTA, chairman of the Longfellow neighborhood council, and a Human Services
Commissioner. He has contributed photographs and articles to the Cambridge Chronicle since 1992 covering all high school
sports. One of Peter’s photographs was selected to be featured on the City of Cambridge 2008 resident parking
permit and another was chosen as the cover of the 2017 residential informnation brocheured. Peter Payack has been a
Cambridge resident since 1972.