Back on land and in civilization, Norman Petersen talks faith, humanity, and the luxury of being alone in the waters of Puget Sound
By Jeanny Rhee
There are locals that merely make up Seattle and there are long-time locals that epitomize Seattle’s bohemian culture and spirit. Seattle native and Roosevelt High School alum Norman Petersen would be the latter.
Born in 1944, Petersen is an aficionado of sailboats, a social activist, father of three sons and an adherent of the Bahá’í Faith.More ›