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geographer , researcher , writer

Caroline Louise Houle Wessel, American geographer, researcher, writer. Chair Humboldt State University Students for Choice, Arcata, California, 1990-1993. Member, American Association of University Women, National Organization of Women (representative reproductive rights representative Oregon, 1995, recorder Rogue Valley chapter, 1994-1995), Planned Parenthood (public affairs committee, Eureka, California 1990-1993).

Background

Wessel, Caroline Louise Houle was born on February 22, 1965 in Forest Lake, Minnesota, United States. Daughter of Joseph Michael and Carla Jean (Wessel) Houle.

Education

Bachelor in Geography, Humboldt State University, 1988. Postgraduate in social science, Humboldt State University, 1993.

Career

Hydrologic technician, United States Forest Svc. Pacific S.W. Research Station, Arcata, California, 1986-1993; college instructor history of women explorers, Southern Oregon State College Comty. Education Program, Ashland, Oregon, 1994; assistant manager, Pacific N.W. Museum of Natural History Aspen Grove Gift Shop, Ashland, Oregon, 1994-1995; writer, researcher international travel maps and guide books, International Travel Maps, Blaine, Washington, 1994-1998.

Temporary employee representative on station civil rights committee, United States Forest Svc., Arcata, California, 1990-1992. Temporary employee chair and station representative for temps., 1990-1993, temporary employee representative on Federal Women's Program, 1992-1993.

Achievements

  • Avocations: astronomy, mountaineering, history, geography, horseback riding, science fiction.

Membership

Chair Humboldt State University Students for Choice, Arcata, California, 1990-1993. Member, American Association of University Women, National Organization of Women (representative reproductive rights representative Oregon, 1995, recorder Rogue Valley chapter, 1994-1995), Planned Parenthood (public affairs committee, Eureka, California 1990-1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: astronomy, mountaineering, history, geography, horseback riding, science fiction.

Connections

father:
Joseph Michael Houle

mother:
Carla Jean (Wessel) Houle