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Frances Beatty

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Frances Beatty, American civic worker.


Beatty, Frances was born on April 17, 1940 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Pasquale and Rose (Brunetti) Calomeni.


Bachelor, Northwestern University, 1961. Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1967.


Teacher mathematics Proviso West High School, Hillside, Illinois, 1961-1966.


Active Oak Brook District 53 School Board, 1979-1985. Women's board Field Museum Natural History, Chicago, since 1985, founders council, since 1988, treasurer women's board, 1991-1993 president women's board since 2008. Governing board Chicago Symphony, 1985-1992.

Trustee Chicago Symphony Orchestra, 1992-1996, life trustee, since 2005. Women's board Ravinia Festival, Highland Park, Illinois, since 1987, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, secretary women's board, 1999-2001, library board, 1990-1995. Women's board University Chicago.

Member council Wellness House, Hinsdale, Illinois, 1994. Committee member Chicago Humanities Festival, 1999-2003. Treasurer 626 Landmark Foundation, since 2005, vice president, Shedd Aquarium Annual Benefit, since 2004.

Member of 626 Foundation (secretary, treasurer since 2005, vice president since 2006), Merit School Music (committee member since 2004), Alumnae of Northwestern University (president 1996-1998), The Antiquarian Society Art Institute Chicago, John Evans Club, Woman's Athletic Club Chicago (3d vice president 1985-1987, 1st vice president 1992-1994, president 1994-1996).


Married Robert Alfred Beatty, August 24, 1963. Children: Bradford, Roxanna Beatty Goebel.

Pasquale Calomeni

Rose (Brunetti) Calomeni

Robert Alfred Beatty

Bradford Beatty

Roxanna Beatty Goebel Beatty