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Jane Catherine Peters

Jane Catherine Peters, American farm management and investment administrator. Certified home economist, secondary teacher, Nebraska.


  • Peters, Jane Catherine was born on October 16, 1939 in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States. Daughter of Robin Alexander and Marie Catherine (Meyer) Spence.

  • Education

    • Student, Pensacola Junior College, 1960. Bachelor, California State University, 1962. Master of Science, Oklahoma State University, 1966.


    • Catering manager Student Union Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 1962-1963, instructor textiles, 1965-1966. Instructor textiles, interiors University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1970-1972. Assistant coordinator, adult education Southeast Community College, 1982-1983.

      Nebraska state fair judge Agricultural Extension Service, since 1966, county 4-H judge Nebraska, since 1966. Farm manager, investor Spence-Peters Family Crab Orchard, Bancroft, since 1975.

    Major achievements

    • Certified home economist, secondary teacher, Nebraska.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    Board directors Junior League of Lincoln, since 1975. Past president Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.), Lincoln, since 1958, Colonial Dames XVII Century, since 1973, University Nebraska Faculty Women's Club, Lincoln, since 1966, past president. Board directors Lincoln Southeast High School Parent Teacher Organization, 1988, past president.

    Member American Home Economics Association, Nebraska Home Economics Association, Lincoln Home Economists in Home and Community (past president), American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists, Phi Kappa Phi, Pi Theta Kappa, Sigma Xi (associate), Phi Upsilon Omicron, Kappa Omicron Nu.



    Sewing, painting, collecting, golf, flying.


    • Married Alexander Roberts Peters, February 14, 1959. Children: Catherine Marie, Jane Louise.
    • father: Robin Alexander Spence
    • mother: Marie Catherine (Meyer) Spence
    • spouse: Alexander Roberts Peters
    • children: Catherine Marie Peters
    • Jane Louise Peters
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    Born October 16, 1939
    • 1960
      Pensacola Junior College
    • 1962
      California State University
    • 1966
      Oklahoma State University
    • 1962 - 1963
      Catering manager, Student Union Oklahoma State University
      Stillwater, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1966
      Nebraska state fair judge Agricultural Extension Service
    • 1966
      Nebraska state fair judge Agricultural Extension Service
    • 1970 - 1972
      instructor, textiles
      Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
    • 1975
      farm manager
      Bancroft, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1982 - 1983
      assistant, coordinator
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