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County agency administrator

Ellen Anne Meyers, American County agency administrator. Media arts fellow National Endowment Arts, 1988. Board of directors, founder Illinois Federation for Human Rights, Chicago, since 1992, Illinois Federation for Human Rights Pac, Chicago, since 1993; volunteer Open Hand Chicago, since 1991.

Background

Meyers, Ellen Anne was born on February 4, 1958 in Baltimore. Daughter of Michael Carroll and Barbara Ellen (Seifert) Meyers.

Education

Bachelor's degree, Lawrence University, 1980. Master's degree, Columbia College, 1987.

Career

Instructor, Chicago Access Corporation, 1987-1988;instructor, Comty. Film Workshop, Chicago, 1988;executive director, Women in the Dirs. Chair, Chicago, 1986-1987;director grants and special projects, Center for New television, Chicago, 1988-1991;consultant, Retirement Research Foundation, Chicago, 1991-1992;strategist, Citizens for O'Malley, Chicago, 1992;liaison for lesbian and gay issues, Cook County State's Attorney, Chicago, since 1992.

Chair State's Attorney's Task Force on Lesbian and Gay Issues and Criminal Justice Sys., since 1994. Advisory member Illinois Human Immunodeficiency Virus Fraud Information Task Force.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Producer: (videos) Just Keep Going, 1987 (Gold Plaque Chicago International Film Festival 1988, Certified of Merit Suffolk County Film Festival 1988, Bronze Seal International Arts Festival London), One Day You Hear, 1991 (Bronze Plaque Columbus International Film Festival).

Membership

Board of directors, founder Illinois Federation for Human Rights, Chicago, since 1992, Illinois Federation for Human Rights Pac, Chicago, since 1993. Volunteer Open Hand Chicago, since 1991.

Connections

father:
Michael Carroll Meyers

mother:
Barbara Ellen (Seifert) Meyers