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Betty Mitchell Morgan, American artist, educator. Certified teacher, California, Georgia, New Jersey, North Carolina, Massachusetts.


Morgan, Betty Mitchell was born on April 17, 1948 in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Carlton Turner and Miriam Grace (Sexton) Morgan.


Bachelor of Science, Appalachian State University, 1970. Master of Arts in Art Education, University Georgia, 1972. Postgraduate, California State University, Northridge, 1983.


Teacher art, Randolph Junior High School, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1971-1972; teacher art, Oconee County Intermediate School, Watkinsville, Georgia, 1972-1977; teacher English, 1st Baptist Day School, Van Nuys, California, 1982-1983; freelance artist, teacher, Hillsborough, New Jersey, 1984-1986; instructor Torrance Center Creative Studies, U. Georgia, Athens, 1987-1993; teacher, Benton Elementary School, Nicholson, Georgia, 1988-1989; teacher art, Jackson County School System, Jefferson, Georgia, 1989-1993; instructor, Danforth Museum School, since 1995; instructor, DeCordova Museum School, since 1995; art teacher, Eliot School, Needham, Massachusetts. Lecturer art and civic associations, Georgia, 1987-1993, 95-. Teacher art Needham Public Schools, since 1995.

Freelance artist, since 1976. Exhibiting member Loef Gallery, Athens, 1986-1993. Art editor Appalachian State University Yearbook, Boone, North Carolina, 1970.

Coordinator Japanese and Australian Children's Art Exch., 1992-1993. Presenter Massachusetts Music Teachers Association Conference.


  • Certified teacher, California, Georgia, New Jersey, North Carolina, Massachusetts.


  • Other Work

    • Cover illustrator Philanthropic Educational Organization, 1991. Exhibitor group and solo shows in New Jersey, California, North Carolina, Georgia, and Massachusetts, since 1976. Works displayed in private public collections in the United States, Australia, Europe, corporation collections including American Telephone & Telegraph Company Communications, Thomas Cook Travel Agency, National Utilities, Incorporated, Trust Company Bank Northeast Georgia.


Docent Art Appreciation in Schools, Hillsborough, New Jersey, 1984-1986. Cub den leader Athens and Hillsborough area Boy Scouts American, 1985-1988. Member American Cancer Society, Athens, 1987-1989.

Volunteer American Lung Association, 1988. Member Professional Association Georgia Educators, Philanthropic Educational Organization, Georgia Art Education Association, National Art Education Association, Athens Art Association, Massachusetts Art Education Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: painting, tennis, reading, hiking.


Married Thomas Vance Morgan, June 24, 1972. Children: David Vance, Thomas Mitchell.

Carlton Turner Morgan

Miriam Grace (Sexton) Morgan

Thomas Vance Morgan

Thomas Mitchell Morgan

David Vance Morgan