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Ann Elisabeth Weisman Edit Profile

artist , city official

Ann Elisabeth Weisman, American city official, artist. Member Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition (member board 1989-1995), Tulsa Artists Coalition (member board 1986-1988), Alternate Roots.

Background

Weisman, Ann Elisabeth was born on July 26, 1948 in Tulsa. Daughter of William Israel and Gertrude (Blend) Weisman.

Education

Student, Reed College, 1967. Student, Monterey Institute Foreign Studies, California, 1970. Bachelor, University Tulsa, 1971.

Master of Fine Arts, University Montana, 1974.

Career

Poet in the schools, Montana Arts Council, Missoula, 1974-1976;teacher English, Pikuni Cmty. School, Browning, Montana, 1976-1978;poet in the community, Arts and Humanities Council, Tulsa, 1978-1980;managing director, Living Arts of Tulsa, 1984-1985;technical writer, Cooper Manufacturing, Tulsa, 1981-1984;managing editor, Council Oaks Books, Tulsa, 1985-1988;arts coordinator, City of Lawton, Oklahoma, 1988-1990;administrator arts and humanities, City of Lawton, Oklahoma, since 1990.

Membership

Member Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition (member board 1989-1995), Tulsa Artists Coalition (member board 1986-1988), Alternate Roots.

Connections

Married James L. Roper, July 1981 (divorced January 1982).

father:
William Israel Weisman

mother:
Gertrude (Blend) Weisman

spouse:
James L. Roper