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writer , Communications executive

Dorothy Jeanne Allred Solomon, American writer, communications executive. Certified secondary education educator, Utah.


Solomon, Dorothy Jeanne Allred was born on June 24, 1949 in Salt Lake City. Daughter of Rulon Clark and Mabel (Finlayson) Allred.


Bachelor in Literature, Theater and Speech, University Utah, 1971. Master of Arts in Literature and Creative Writing, University Utah, 1981.


Storyteller, library Salt Lake City Library., 1971. Teacher Salt Lake School District, 1971-1974. Instructor University Utah/Columbia College, Salt Lake City, 1974-1980.

Writer-in-residence Utah Arts Council, 1980-1993. Human development trainer Lifespring, San Rafael, California, 1983-1987. Media specialist Rivendell Psychiatric Hospitals, West Jordan, Utah, 1987-1990.

Curriculum writer Positive Action Public, Twin Falls, Idaho, 1990-1996. Co-founder, vice president Rising Star Communications and Team Resource Associates, Salt Lake City, since 1994. Vice president Visionworks International, since 2003.

Board directors Rising Star Communications.


  • Certified secondary education educator, Utah.



The Holy Ghost is a member of the Godhead, along with God the Father and His Son, Jesus Christ. The Holy Ghost is one in purpose with the Father and the Son, but is a separate being.


Board directors The Children's Center, Salt Lake City, 1982-1985, Writers at Work, Park City, Utah, 1986-1989, Lifespring Foundation, San Rafael, California, 1985-1989. Member curriculum committee Salt Lake School District, 1971-1974. Coordinator (with Bruce Solomon) literature arts Utah Arts Festival "Performing Word", Salt Lake City, 1982.

Volunteer Big Sisters, Salt Lake City, 1970-1971. Coordinator community education Rivendell Conference, West Jordan, Utah, 1987-1989. Member polygamu outreach committee Utah Children, 1996.

Member Governor of Utah Safety Net Committee, 2004. Member Associated Writing Programs, Academy American Poets, Women Writing the West, Sierra Club, Amnesty International.


  • Other Interests

    Golf, reading, movies, environmental protection, child/family advocacy projects.


Married Bruce Craig Solomon, January 8, 1968. Children: Denise, Layla, Jeffrey, Laurie.

Rulon Clark Allred

Mabel (Finlayson) Allred

Bruce Craig Solomon

Denise Solomon

Layla Solomon

Jeffrey Solomon

Laurie Solomon