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educator , poet

Audrae Eugenie Visser, American poet, educator. Named Women of Achievement, G.F.W.C., South Dakota, 1990. Member of American Association of University Women, Western Women Arts, South Dakota State Poetry Society, National League American Pen Women, United Poets Laureate International, League of Minnesota Poets, General Federation Women's Clubs, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Background

Visser, Audrae Eugenie was born on June 3, 1919 in Hurley, South Dakota, United States. Daughter of Harry John and Adeline Mae (Perryman) Visser.

Education

Bachelor of Science, South Dakot State University, 1948. Master of Arts, University Denver, 1954. 1 son, Harry Gerritt.

Career

Teacher 27 years in South Dakot, 23 years, in Minnesota and Japan. Teacher Verdi (Minnesota) High School, 1974-1989, Lake Benton (Minnesota) H.S., 1990-1996. Appointed poet laureate of South Dakot by Governor Richard F. Kneip,1974.

Chosen Centennial Poet of South Dakot, 1989. Named to Women of Achievement G.F.W.C. of South Dakota, 1990.

Membership

Member of American Association of University Women, Western Women Arts, South Dakota State Poetry Society, National League American Pen Women, United Poets Laureate International, League of Minnesota Poets, General Federation Women's Clubs, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Connections

1 child Harry Gerritt.

father:
Harry John Visser

mother:
Adeline Mae (Perryman) Visser

child:
Harry Gerritt Visser