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Anne Ponder Dickson, American Publisher. Avocations: astronomy, tennis, gardening, genealogy, hiking. F C. Recipient Gov's. Common for Women, 1983-1985, Admiral in Texas Navy service award, 1986.

Background

Dickson, Anne Ponder was born on August 7, 1939 in El Paso, Texas, United States. Daughter of Daniel Roy and Winifred (Kennedy) Ponder.

Education

Bachelor in Chemistry, Mary Baldwin College, 1961. Postgraduate, Southern Methodist University, 1974. Postgraduate, Stanford University, 1980.

Postgraduate, University Texas, Dallas, 1981.

Career

Owner, Pressworks Public, Dallas, since 1980;owner, Ponder Ranch, Alpine, Texas, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Avocations: astronomy, tennis, gardening, genealogy, hiking.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Public: A Texas Christmas, 1985. Editor, public: Dallas: Chasing the Urban Dream, 1987, The Krone Experiment, 1986, High Tech Babies, 1988.

Membership

Participant Leadership Texas, Austin, 1985. Founding chairman Monorail Advocacy Group, Dallas, since 1989. City board member Urban Rehabilitation Standards Board, Dallas, since 1989.

Public member director Texas Society Architects, Austin, since 1991. Member Dallas History Society (executive committee since 1991), Texas Publications Association (founding director), Texas Southwestern Cattle Raisers, Texas Board Architectural Examiners (state board directors 1986-1990), University Texas McDonald Observatory (state board directors since 1980), Women's Foundation Texas (president since 1989), Texas Astronomical Society, Dallas Lyric Opera (board directors since 1985), Davis Mountains Heritage Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Astronomy, tennis, gardening, genealogy, hiking.

Connections

Married Robert Miller Dickson, September 28, 1963. Children: Stephanie Ponder, Robert Kennedy.

father:
Daniel Roy Ponder

mother:
Winifred (Kennedy) Ponder

spouse:
Robert Miller Dickson

children:
Stephanie Ponder Dickson

Robert Kennedy Dickson