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Kay Herrin-Backer

Kay Herrin-Backer, American land company executive. Recipient Distinguished Businesswoman, Sacramento Chamber, 1981. President board directors Station KXPR Public Radio, Sacramento, 1980; board directors Eskaton, 1984—1985; member Governor Deukmejians Efficiency Team, 1983; Member of Sacramento Area Commerce and Trade Organization, Corporation Planners Association, Urban Land Institute.

Background

  • Herrin-Backer, Kay was born on March 16, 1942 in Maryville, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Graham Harley and Nora Belle (Noakes) Edwards.

  • Education

    • Graduate, Wasco, California, 1960.

    Career

    • Cotton broker assistant S.A. Camp Companies, Bakersfield, California, 1960—1965. Public relations manager Wismer & Becker, Sacramento, 1965—1979. Construction administration manager, 1979—1985.

      Project manager Teichert Land Company, Sacramento, 1984—1985. Vice president, since 1985. Lecturer Stanford University Construction Management Institute, Palo Alto, California, 1982—1983, California State University-Sacramento Construction Management Course, 1981—1983.

      With Salvation Army, 1981, Sacramento.

    Works

    • Author: W&B Management Manuel, 1979.

    Membership

    President board directors Station KXPR Public Radio, Sacramento, 1980. Board directors Eskaton, 1984—1985. Member Governor Deukmejians Efficiency Team, 1983.

    Member of Sacramento Area Commerce and Trade Organization, Corporation Planners Association, Urban Land Institute.

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, sailing, interior decorating, music.

    Connections

    • Married Stanton Levelle Herrin, July 3, 1959 (divorced 1977). 1 child Kelly Joe; Married Hans O. Backer, December 14, 1985.
    • father: Graham Harley Edwards
    • mother: Nora Belle (Noakes) Edwards
    • spouses: Stanton Levelle Herrin
    • Hans O. Backer
    • child: Kelly Joe Herrin-Backer
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    Born March 16, 1942
    (age 75)
    Nationality
    • 1960
      Wasco
    • 1960 - 1965
      Cotton broker, sfield
      California, United States
    • 1960 - 1965
      Baker, sfield
      California, United States
    • 1965 - 1979
      public relations manager, Wismer & Becker
      Sacramento, California, United States
    • 1979 - 1985
      construction administration manager
    • 1984 - 1985
      project manager, Teichert Land Company
      Sacramento, California, United States
    • 1985
      vice president

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