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Vicki Kes

Vicki Kes, museum director. Recipient Top 20 Events in the South East award Southeast Tourism Society, Atlanta, 1986-1987, 88, 91, Head Start Volunteer award, 1994.

Background

  • Kes, Vicki was born on June 2, 1952 in Bessemer, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Gerald Vance and Marjorie Jean (Bush) George.

  • Career

    • Office worker Mining Corporation of the South, Vance, Alabama, 1978-1979. Artist, sign painter Bob's Sign Shop, Midfield, since 1980. Director Iron & Steel Museum of Alabama, McCalla, since 1980.

      Program completion Office of Mus Programs, Smithsonian, Washington, 1987.

    Works

    • Artist (book) Tannehill Crafts, 1982.

    Politics

    Government is ordained by God to reward good and to punish evil.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Every person was created for a purpose, and God has a plan and will for every individual.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    Christians should take seriously their calling as salt and light.

    Membership

    Events Planner Alabama Reunion State of Alabama, Montgomery, 1989. Member Alabama Preservation Alliance, Society Industrial Archaeology, National Trust for History Preservation, Birmingham Area Museum Association, American Association State and Local History (program completion 1980), American Association Museum, Alabama Museum Association (secretary-treasurer 1983-1985, chair committee Southeastern Museums Conference 1999, co-chair committee 2000, Meritorious Service award 1983), Alabama State Employees Association (president Tannehill chapter 1993-1999).

    Personality

    Interests

    Pen, ink drawings, painting.

    Connections

    • Married Pieter A. Kes, Senior, November, 2002. Children: Alissa Henson, Rebecca Hubbard.
    • father: Gerald Vance George
    • mother: Marjorie Jean (Bush) George
    • spouse: Pieter A. Kes
    • children: Alissa Henson Kes
    • Rebecca Hubbard Kes
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    Born June 2, 1952
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1978 - 1979
      Office worker, Mining Corporation of the South
      Vance, Alabama, United States
    • 1980
      artist
      Midfield, Texas, United States
    • 1980
      director, Iron & Steel Museum of Alabama
      Mccalla, Alabama, United States