Party affiliation: Democrat
Roberta Bertha West, Norwegian, American writer. Certified teacher, Missouri, Montana; Achievements include first to At age 98, still writing weekly for the Star. Recipient 1st John M. Templeton prize, 1959, Wedgwood Jasper Plate 70th Anniversary of Class of 1927 Wm. Jewell College, 1997. Member Alpha Zeta Pi.
Elementary and secondary school teacher Missouri and Montana School, 1922-1947. Superintendent school Hogeland School, Montana, 1947-1948, 55. Professor foreign language Will Mayfield College, Marble Hill, Missouri, 1930.
Columnist Quad County Star, Viburnum, from 1982. Writer and researcher church history, 1964-1991. Consultant history committee Yellowstone Conference Methodist Church, 1971-1984.
Compiler Montana list of Methodist Ministers 1784-1984.
- Brother Van: By Those Who Knew Him
- Collection of recalls about William Wesley Van Orsdel, circuit-riding preacher who was important figure in settling of Montana & spread of Methodist Church in late 1800s & early 1900s.
- What is in a name? West; the life of a family, a people, their history, their homes, their lands and their hopes, their labors and their courage, their faith, their devotion and their loyalty, their love and their dreams
1922 - 1947
1947 - 1948
1964 - 1991