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art educator

Alixandra Pablita Summitt, American art educator. Charter member Michigan Women's Hall Fame and History Center, committee chair since 1982, award design 1983; charter member National Museum Women in Arts, 1991-1996; precinct delegate National Democratic Party, East Lansing, 1980, commissioner Lansing Women's Commission, 1984-1985, taskforce on women in poverty, 1985; vice president Mid-Michigan Association Woking Artists, Lansing, 1978-1979.

Background

Summitt, Alixandra Pablita was born on March 11, 1943 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Edmond Walter and Helene Marie (Zapytowski) Greniewicki.

Education

Bachelor, Michigan State University, 1965. Master of Science in Educational Systems Development, Michigan State University, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy in Adult and Continuing Education, Michigan State University, 1990.

Career

Coordinator art education Bath (Michigan) Consolidated Schools, 1967-1968. Instructor community services Northwestern Michigan College, Traverse City, 1975-1978. Teacher art Alan School, Lansing, Michigan, 1980-1981.

Research assistant, department Pediatrics Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1981-1982, supervisor media center, College Osteopathic Medicine, 1982-1986. Instructor Lansing Community College, since 1983, faculty curriculum representative Center for Teaching Excellence, since 1996. Chief Executive Officer Options in Art, East Lansing, since 1990.

President Alixandra Summit Consultant, Inc., Okemos, Michigan, since 1995. Art consultant Getty Improving Art Education Los Angeles, since 1991. Founder The Portwood Institute Art and Healing.

Director Reiki Master, 1993. Member Peace Ministry, 2006. Ministre Spiritual Peacemaking.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Director Summitry Productions, Okemos, since 1996.

Membership

Member Working Women Artists, Connections Collective Women Artists (chair, founder), Phi Delta Kappa (board directors since 1991, editor 1994, Michigan chapter).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, reading, music, walking.

Connections

Married Hans Peter Jorgensen, July 2, 1964 (divorced March 1981). 1 child, Inger Nova.

father:
Edmond Walter Greniewicki

mother:
Helene Marie (Zapytowski) Greniewicki

spouse:
Hans Peter Jorgensen

child:
Inger Nova Summitt