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Barbara Alice Johnston

Barbara Alice Johnston, American association executive.

Background

  • Johnston, Barbara Alice was born on September 5, 1932 in Onekama, Michigan, United States. Son of William Regal and Anice Juanita (Joseph) Guimond.

  • Education

    • Student, Albion College, 1950—1951. Student, Michigan State University, 1951—1953.

    Career

    • Needlework director Frederick and Nelson, Seattle, 1963—1967. Needlework designer, consultant Bucilla division Armour-Dial Handcrafts, New York City, 1971—1980. Needlework buyer, designer, consultant Rumplestiltskin's, Seattle, 1973—1975.

      Needlework designer, consultant Leisure Arts, Inc., Little Rock, 1976—1982. Director consumer and retailer relations National Needlework Association, New York City, 1977—1983. Director communications Women in Communications, Inc., 1984—1986.

      Director publications Voice Technology, Inc., Dallas, 1987.

    Works

    • Hostess, script development (television series) Needlecraft, KOCE-television, Huntington Beach, California, 1981 (Emmy award), managing editor HerbalGram American Botanical Council, 1983-1989.

    Connections

    • Married Gerald Franklin Johnston, December 19, 1953 (divorced 1976). Children: Linda Christine, Michael Carl, Scott Gerald, Bruce William.
    • father: William Regal Guimond
    • mother: Anice Juanita (Joseph) Guimond
    • spouse: Gerald Franklin Johnston
    • children: Linda Christine Johnston
    • Michael Carl Johnston
    • Scott Gerald Johnston
    • Bruce William Johnston
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    Born September 5, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1963 - 1967
      Needlework, director Frederick and Nelson
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1971 - 1980
      needlework, Bucilla division Armour-Dial Handcrafts
    • 1971 - 1980
      consultant, Bucilla division Armour-Dial Handcrafts
    • 1973 - 1975
      needlework, Rumplestiltskin's
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1973 - 1975
      designer, Rumplestiltskin's
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1973 - 1975
      consultant, Rumplestiltskin's
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1976 - 1982
      needlework, Leisure Arts
      Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
    • 1976 - 1982
      consultant, Leisure Arts
      Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
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