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Genie Shenk, American artist, editor. Recipient Gold Medal award, Women's Festival of the Arts, 1978, Third award winner, Multicultural Arts Institute, 1982; Woodrow Wilson fellowship, 1959. Member of Phi Beta Kappa, National Surface Design Association, San Diego Artists Guild, American Crafts Council, Allied Craftsmen, Artists Equity, California Fibers.

Background

Shenk, Genie was born on August 3, 1937 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. Daughter of George Kennedy and Mildred (Stanley) Stephenson.

Education

Bachelor, Rice University, 1959. Master of Arts, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, 1963.

Career

Assistant professor English Texas Southern University, Houston, 1963—1964. Editor University California-San Francisco Medical Center, 1964—1965, American Book Company, New York City, 1965—1967. Student activities coordinator University California, San Diego, 1970—1974.

Editor Al Shenk's Calculus and Analytic Geometry, since 1975.

Membership

Member of Phi Beta Kappa, National Surface Design Association, San Diego Artists Guild, American Crafts Council, Allied Craftsmen, Artists Equity, California Fibers.

Connections

Married N. A. Shenk, August 27, 1965. Children: Lori Patricia, Carol Marie.

father:
George Kennedy Stephenson

mother:
Mildred (Stanley) Stephenson

spouse:
N. A. Shenk

children:
Lori Patricia Shenk

Carol Marie Shenk