Rural Community Builder Name:  Bett Peterson

Community: Hornbrook, CA

Role: Member of Hornbrook Community Association

Recognized by:  Crystal Aston

What is one word or phrase that describes this person as an RCB: Local Story Catcher

Tell us a bit about what you appreciate about them as an RCB:

Bett cares deeply for the community of Hornbrook and the surrounding area. As a natural historian and gifted writer, Bett has been collecting stories from Henley/Hornbrook’s past and sharing them with local residents to keep history alive and to learn from the past. She has a heart for people and deep respect for the lived experiences of those around her and has a talent for making everyone feel welcome and included. Bett is a community builder who believes in the power of working together to create an even better Hornbrook.