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Mary Anne Houx

Mary Anne Houx, American investments executive. Named Woman of Year, California Assembly, 2001. Trustee Chico Unified School District Board, 1977-1990; council person City of Chico, 1990-1991; 3rd district supervisor County of Butte, California, since 1991. Member California School Boards Association (president 1987-1988), Greater Chico Chamber of Commerce (Athena award 1993).

Background

  • Houx, Mary Anne was born on August 16, 1933 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Rial Richardson Oglevie and Geraldine Marie (McHale) Oglevie.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Education, University Kansas, 1954.

    Career

    • Teacher Kirkwood (Missouri) Public Schools, 1954-1955, Kansas City (Kansas) Public Schools, 1955-1957. Assistant to vice president Woolf Brothers, Kansas City, Missouri, 1957-1959. Midwest director Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere, Inc., 1959-1962.

      Legal secretary Phillip C. Houx, Chico, California, 1962-1974. Owner Mary Anne Houx Investments, from 1974.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Trustee Chico Unified School District Board, 1977-1990. Council person City of Chico, 1990-1991. 3rd district supervisor County of Butte, California, since 1991.

    Member California School Boards Association (president 1987-1988), Greater Chico Chamber of Commerce (Athena award 1993).

    Connections

    • Married Phillip Clark Houx, May 12, 1962 (deceased December 1974). 1 child, Clark Oglevie.
    • father: Rial Richardson Oglevie Oglevie
    • mother: Geraldine Marie (McHale) Oglevie
    • spouse: Phillip Clark Houx
    • child: Clark Oglevie Houx
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    Died November 17, 2006
    (aged 73)
    Nationality
    • 1954
      University Kansas
    • 1954 - 1955
      Teacher, Kirkwood (Missouri) Public Schools
    • 1955 - 1957
      Teacher, Kirkwood (Missouri) Public Schools
    • 1957 - 1959
      assistant, to vice president Woolf Brothers
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1959 - 1962
      Midwest director, C.A.R.E.
    • 1962 - 1974
      legal secretary, Phillip C. Houx
      Chico, California, United States

    Award