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janitorial firm executive

Georgia Shafia, American janitorial firm executive. Chairman, annual giving Germantown Friends School, 1981—1985; Member of Academy Fine Art, Philadelphia Museum Art, Forum Executive Women (membership committee 1984-1985), Germantown Cricket Club, Peale Club (Philadelphia).

Background

Shafia, Georgia was born on September 29, 1936 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of George L. and Isabel Cohen.

Education

Bachelor, Boston University, 1958. Degree, University Pennsylvania, 1960. Master of Library Science, Drexel University, 1963.

Career

Medical library Episcopal Hospital, Philadelphia, 1963—1964, chief medical library, 1964—1966, Queens Hospital, Jamaica, New York, 1964—1966. Medical library Samuel Bellet Library., Philadelphia, 1974. President & owner City Cleaning Company Inc., since 1977.

Director Building Service Contractors, Fairfax, Virginia.

Membership

Chairman, annual giving Germantown Friends School, 1981—1985. Member of Academy Fine Art, Philadelphia Museum Art, Forum Executive Women (membership committee 1984-1985), Germantown Cricket Club, Peale Club (Philadelphia).

Connections

Married Arnold Kushner, June 15, 1960 (divorced 1964). Children: Anabel, Louisa. Married Hass Shafia, July 9, 1968.

father:
George L.

mother:
Isabel Cohen

spouse:
Arnold Kushner

spouse:
Hass Shafia

child:
Anabel Shafia

child:
Louisa Shafia