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educator , photographer

Alice Lillian Bratko, American educator, photographer. Recipient scholarship award School Art Institute Chicago, 1984.


Bratko, Alice Lillian was born on November 24, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Edward Joseph and Florence Josephine (Brzezinski) Bratko.


Bachelor in Sociology and Education, Northeastern Illinois University, 1975. Bachelor of Fine Arts, School Art Institute, 1989.


Research assistant Alliance to End Repression, Chicago, 1971-1974, Sociological Department Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, 1973-1975. Leader adaptive physical education recreation Chicago Park District, 1975-1976. Teacher Chicago Association Retarded Children, 1976-1978.

Teacher learning disabilities and educable mentally handicapped Chicago Board Education, since 1978. Owner photogrpahy business, since 1989. Staff photographer Chicago Breeze Major League Volleyball Team, 1988, 89, ToDay's Chicago Woman Mag, 1986-1989, Chicago Area Women Sports Association Newspaper, since 1983, DuSable Dial Newspaper, since 1984, yearbook DuSable High School, Chicago, 1984-1985, 88-89.

Varsity head volleyball coach. Women's track coach, DuSable High School, 1979-1981.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor photographs to magazines, newspapers.


Founder, president Greyshirts Softball/Baseball Umpires Association, Chicago, since 1983. Chicago liaison Women's Sports Foundation New Agenda Conference, Washington, 1983. Member Women's Sports Foundation, World Wildlife Fund Inc., Amateur Softball Association (official), American Film Institute, National Association of Female Executives, Alliance Physical Education Recreation and Dance (coach), National Federation Officials and Coaches Association, Smithsonian Institution, Society Photographic Education, Illinois High School Association (official, coach), Illinois Coaches Association, Chicago Area Women's Sports Association (treasurer 1984, board directors 1984-1985, 89-90).

Clubs: United States Recreational Ski Association (New York City), Pine Point Ski (Chicago), United States Volleyball Association, DuSable Photography and Video (director, founder since 1979).


  • Other Interests

    Photography, women's sports promotion.


Edward Joseph Bratko

Florence Josephine (Brzezinski) Bratko