2014 First Citizen Award – Norman B. Rice

Norman-Photo_cropped_webNORMAN B. RICE

“Quiet statesman” who “leads with kindness”
named 2014 Seattle-King County First Citizen.

BELLEVUE, Wash. (Feb. 24, 2014) –Broadcasting, banking, academia and politics are part of this retiring CEO’s career, but it is “the values he carries in his heart” that help distinguish him. To honor decades of service and devotion to the quality of life in the region, Norman B. Rice has been named the 2014 recipient of Seattle-King County First Citizen Award.

Rice, the retiring CEO and president of The Seattle Foundation and a former mayor of Seattle, has a legacy of “firsts” plus legions of admirers from both his private and public sector positions. He was honored as the 76th recipient of the prestigious First Citizen Award at a civic banquet on June 11th, 2014.

Full Press Release 2/24/2014

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