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Georgiana Underhill Gehret Edit Profile

illustrator

Georgiana Underhill Gehret, illustrator.

Background

Gehret, Georgiana Underhill was born on July 21, 1948 in Elmira, New York, United States. Daughter of Alpheus Finch and Claribel (Rockwell) Underhill.

Education

Associate of Arts, Stephens College, 1968. Bachelor, University Alabama, 1970. Master of Science, Elmira College, 1974.

Career

Production assistant, Elmira (New York) City Schools, 1970-1971;writer, reporter, WENY-television, Horseheads, New York, 1972-1973;coordinator media services, S.A. Boces, Bath, New York, 1973-1978;illustrator, Georgiana Illustrations, Bath, New York, since 1976.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Illustrator: (children's book) Rocky, The Reindog, 1987. Writer: (manual for law enforcement agencies) Sexual Abuse, 1984. Designer line of 72 greeting cards marketed as Georgiana Illustrated.

Membership

President Bath (New York ) Central School Board Education, 1987-1994, American Red Cross Steuben chapter, 1990-1992, Steuben Area School Boards Association, Hornell, New York, 1992-1993. Board directors New York State Rural Schools, 1988-1992, Heart Association, Bath, since 1993, Central Steuben United Way, Corning, New York, 1995. Treasurer Democratic Organization, Bath, since 1994.

Member American Association of University Women (president Bath, New York 1982-1986, board directors New York division 1984-1988), Greater Bath Chamber of Commerce (president 1994-1996, Member of Year 1988, Business Woman of Year 1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, reading, walking.

Connections

Married Reginald Richard Gehret. Children: Austin University, McCray R.

father:
Alpheus Finch Underhill

mother:
Claribel (Rockwell) Underhill

spouse:
Reginald Richard Gehret

children:
Austin University Gehret

McCray R. Gehret