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photographer

Donald Wiechec, American Photographer. Grantee Sierra Club, 1970; recipient 2d prize Columbus Film Festival,1970, Award of Excellence, 1972. Board of directors Santa Monica (California) Mountains Parkland Association, 1986-1987; member planning advising committee City of Agoura Hills, 1982; delegate Las Virgenes Homeowners Federation, 1983-1987. Captain United States Marine Corps, 1965-1968. Member DAV (life).

Background

Wiechec, Donald was born on January 28, 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Frank and Kathryn (Reinhart) Wiechec.

Education

Bachelor, University Pittsburgh, 1966. Master of Fine Arts, New York University, 1970.

Career

Assistant to program director, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, New York City, 1968-1970; filmmaker, photographer, Herman Miller, Inc., Zeeland, Michigan, 1970-1973; supervising producer, Sandy Company, Detroit, 1974; documentary filmmaker, Agoura Hills, California, 1975-1986; photographer, Agoura Hills, California, since 1987.

Membership

Board of directors Santa Monica (California) Mountains Parkland Association, 1986-1987. Member planning advising committee City of Agoura Hills, 1982. Delegate Las Virgenes Homeowners Federation, 1983-1987.

Captain United States Marine Corps, 1965-1968. Member DAV (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: researching ancient cultures, photographing sites and monuments.

Connections

Married Betty Wiechec, August 27, 1966.

father:
Frank Wiechec

mother:
Kathryn (Reinhart) Wiechec

spouse:
Betty Wiechec