Rotarian of the Year - Steve Petersen
Rotary Club of Santa Barbara
Steve Petersen, a member of the Rotary Club of Santa Barbara since 2001, was recently celebrated as Rotarian of the Year for 2015.
Petersen served as president of the club from 2010 to 2011 and is a three-time Paul Harris Fellow, in 2008, 2009, and 2011.
Petersen has served Rotary and our community through his involvement in the Foster Teen program and the international community by supporting the Mayan Families program in Guatemala. Petersen has traveled twice to Guatemala to help build cooking stoves and repair buildings for the Mayan families.
The Rotary Club of Santa Barbara has greatly benefited from Petersen’s leadership and participation with board and committee work in Club and Community Service, International Special Projects, Polio Plus, and many other programs.
The Rotary Club of Santa Barbara meets at Fess Parker’s DoubleTree Resort from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Fridays. Click here for more information.