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Ellen Louise Gilmer, American writer, artist. Volunteer Metropolitan Opera Association, New York City, since 1995; Member of American Society of Composers, National Association of Female Executives, Theater Development Fund, Smithsonian Institution, Agora International Press Corps/AWAI Travel Writers, American Woman's Economic Development Association.

Background

Gilmer, Ellen Louise was born on June 21, 1949 in East Rainelle, West Virginia, United States. Daughter of James Wesley Gilmer and Margaret Wilmore Montgomery.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1971. Student in liberal arts, Greenbrier College, 1965—1967.

Career

Freelance writer, artist, New York City, 1972—1980. Writing consultant publicity, 1980—1990. Promoter, publicist Pizzazz Clown & Party Service, 1990—1993.

President Crystal Clear Writing, 1993—2005. Director Ellen's Portraits, since 2000. President Crystal Clear Platforms, New York City, since 2005.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (novels) La Belle Famille, 1997, (dramatic monologues) Free Style Run of the Heart, 2001.

Membership

Volunteer Metropolitan Opera Association, New York City, since 1995. Member of American Society of Composers, National Association of Female Executives, Theater Development Fund, Smithsonian Institution, Agora International Press Corps/AWAI Travel Writers, American Woman's Economic Development Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Dance, pantomime, swimming, reading.

Connections

father:
James Wesley Gilmer

mother:
Margaret Wilmore Montgomery