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Andrea Fisher, American art dealer. Certified secondary school teacher California, 1969. Recipient Horticultural Sweepsteaks, New Mexico Council Garden Clubs, Santa Fe, 1981, Best Regional Dish award American Culinary Institute, New York, 1985; named New Mexico State Women's Chess Champion, 1982.

Background

Fisher, Andrea was born on September 15, 1944 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Andrew and Antoinette Lapitski.

Education

AB, University of California, Berkeley, 1966.

Career

Buyer, Emporium Capwell, San Francisco, 1966-1968;teacher, Mount Diablo School District, Concord, California, 1969-1972;president, Serendipity Catering, Santa Fe, 1979-1984;owner, Fisher Enterprises, Santa Fe, 1979-1985;manager, buyer Case Trading Post, Wheelwright Museum American Indian, Santa Fe, 1985-1993;owner, Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery, Santa Fe, since 1993. Consultant in field; lecturer in field.

Achievements

  • Certified secondary school teacher California, 1969.

Membership

Board directors Santa Fe Community Foundation, 1990-1994, Wheelwright Museum American Indian, Santa Fe, 1980-1984, Council International Relations, Santa Fe, 1979-1981. Coach National Elementary School Championship Chess Team, 1984. Judge 8th Northern Indian Pueblos Arts and Crafts Fair.

Member National Museum Store Association (chair Rocky Mountains, member national nominating committee), New Mexico Museum Foundation, Indian Arts & Crafts Association, Friends Ethnic Art, Santa Fe Garden Club (honorary), National Association Woman Business Owners.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: oriental cooking, skiing, ballet dancing, visiting museums.

Connections

Children: Andrew L., Derek M.

father:
Andrew Lapitski

mother:
Antoinette Lapitski

children:
Andrew L. Fisher

Derek M. Fisher