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Elizabeth Jane Wallace

Elizabeth Jane Wallace, American organization executive.

Background

  • Wallace, Elizabeth Jane was born on August 29, 1931 in Stockton, California, United States. Daughter of Samuel Stephens and Margaret (Coburn) Kistler.

  • Education

    • AB, Colby College, 1952.

    Career

    • Office manager Torres Wines North America. Supervisor international customer administration MicroPro International. Director administration International Microcomputer Software, Inc.

      Director development International Diplomacy Council, San Francisco, 1985-1987, associate director, 1987-1990, executive director, from 1990. Member executive committee United States National Commission for United Nations Educational, Science and Cultural Organization (United Nations Educational), founder and chair United Nations Educational Learning Centers. Delegate White House Conference on Youth.

      Chair International Federation University Women exchange to Japan, Korea, Hong Kong and The Philippines.

    Membership

    Co-chair Mill Valley National Endowment of the Arts Committee. Member executive committee World Affairs Council. Chair board trustees Mill Valley Public Library.

    President Mill Valley Center for the Performing Arts. Member United Nations 50 Committee, Marin Literacy Program. Board member Protocol Intenrat., others.

    Member American Association of University Women (chairman international relations national board, chair international relations California state board, president Mill Valley branch), League of Women Voters of Marin (chair international relations), American Women for International Understanding, Professional Women's Network, Worl Affairs Council Northern California, Commonwealth Club California, Korean Center Business Advisory Council, San Francisco Opera Guild, San Francisco Symphony Association, San San Francisco Chamber of C. (international roundtable).

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, books, performing arts, sailing.

    Connections

    • Married Russell Emergy Wallace, May 16, 1953. Children: Stephen, Douglas, David.
    • father: Samuel Stephens Kistler
    • mother: Margaret (Coburn) Kistler
    • spouse: Russell Emergy Wallace
    • children: Stephen Wallace
    • Douglas Wallace
    • David Wallace
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    Died September 17, 2003
    (aged 72)
    Nationality
    • 1952
      Colby College
    • 1985 - 1987
      director, development International Diplomacy Council
      San Francisco, California, United States