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Becky Kellam

consultant , business educator

Becky Kellam, business educator, consultant. Named Outstanding Leader of the Year, Las Mujeres of California, 1982.

Background

Kellam, Becky was born on September 7, 1938 in Austin, Texas, United States. Daughter of Carruth Brisco and Madge Lee (Swindell) Kellam.

Education

Bachelor, California State University, Hayward, 1973. Postgraduate, University San Diego, 1979. Postgraduate, University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1979.

Master of Business Administration, National University, 1982.

Career

Legal secretary, Neil Strain, San Mateo, California, 1967-1969;legal secretary, Hrusoff & Graham, Attorneys, La Mesa, California, 1975-1977;owner, manager, DataText, San Diego, 1976-1980;paralegal, Miller, Boyko and Bell, San Diego, 1976-1977;legal administrator, Gade & Hayne, Attorneys, San Diego, 1977-1979;legal administrator, Thacher & Hurst, Professional Corporation, San Diego, 1979-1980;management consultant, Professional Business Superior vena cava syndrome, San Diego, 1980-1984;instructor, Kings River Community College, Reedley, California, 1984-1997;president senate, Kings River Community College, Reedley, California, 1992-1994;instructor, Madera (California) Community College, since 1998. State representative California Academy Senate, Sacramento, 1984-1987. Consultant post secondary education California State Department of Education, Sacramento, 1985-1988.

Computer consultant Business Solutions, Fresno, California, since 1988.

Membership

Coordinator Faculty Association of Community Colleges, Sacramento, since 1985. Board directors Women's Political Institute, Los Angeles, 1982-1984, Children Services Network, Fresno, since 1990. Member American Association Women of Community and Junior Colleges, National Federation Business and Professional Women, Fresno Business and Professional Women (president 1989-1990, Fresno County Woman of the Year 1990), Office Automation Society International (editorial board directors since 1989), Delta Kappa Gamma, Alpha Psi (president 1992-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, antique collector, gardening, quilting.

Connections

Married June 20, 1958 (divorced 1979). Married Thomas G. Dougherty, June 21, 1987.

father:
Carruth Brisco Kellam

mother:
Madge Lee (Swindell) Kellam

spouses:
June 20

Thomas G. Dougherty