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Carol Jo Shankel

photographer , publishing executive

Carol Jo Shankel, American publishing executive, photographer. Honorable mentioned for photography contribution Kansas City Star Magazine, 1980. Co-founder, board directors Kansas Women's Sports, Lawrence, since 1978, Historic Mount Oread Fund, University Kansas, Lawarence, since 1981, co-chairman Lawrence Sister City Steering Commission, since 1986.

Background

Shankel, Carol Jo was born on January 30, 1935 in Chehalis, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Basil Ellsworth Mulford and Elaine (Warner) Dorrah.

Education

Bachelor, Bachelor of Engineering, Western Washington University, Bellingham, 1956. Postgraduate, University Kansas, since 1959.

Career

Teacher Eugene (Oregon) School District, 1956-1958, Elmira (Oregon) School District, 1958-1959, Lawrence (Kansas) School District, 1960-1962. With public relations Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, 1977-1984, managing editor, since 1984.

Membership

Co-founder, board directors Kansas Women's Sports, Lawrence, since 1978, Historic Mount Oread Fund, University Kansas, Lawarence, since 1981, co-chairman Lawrence Sister City Steering Commission, since 1986.

Connections

Married Delbert Merrill Shankel, September 10, 1962. Children: Merrill, Jill, Kelley.

father:
Basil Ellsworth Mulford Dorrah

mother:
Elaine (Warner) Dorrah

spouse:
Delbert Merrill Shankel

children:
Merrill Shankel

Jill Shankel

Kelley Shankel