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Interior designer

Gerald Sawyer, American Interior designer. Named Most Outstanding Speech Teacher, State of Oklahoma, 1961. Board of directors Sunriver (Oregon) Music Festival, 1983-1987, Sunriver (Oregon) Art Association, 1984-1985, Control Oregon Arts Association, Bend, Oregon, 1985-1986, Regional Arts Council Control Oregon, 1987-1988. Member American Society Interior Designers (allied member).

Background

Sawyer, Gerald was born on November 7, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of W. L. and Hazel Elizabeth (Duncan) Sawyer.

Education

Bachelor, Northeastern State College, 1960. Master of Arts, California State University, Fullerton, 1972.

Career

Teacher, Tulsa (Oklahoma) Unified School District, 1960-1964; teacher, Garden Grove (California) Unified School District, 1964-1981; freelance artist, Sunriver, Oregon, 1981-1984; designer, Village Interiors, Sunriver, 1985-1987; designer, partner, Sawyer & Sawyer Interior Design, Sunriver, since 1987.

Membership

Board of directors Sunriver (Oregon) Music Festival, 1983-1987, Sunriver (Oregon) Art Association, 1984-1985, Control Oregon Arts Association, Bend, Oregon, 1985-1986, Regional Arts Council Control Oregon, 1987-1988. Member American Society Interior Designers (allied member).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, cross country skiing.

Connections

Married Mary L. Long, February 18, 1966.

father:
W. L. Sawyer

mother:
Hazel Elizabeth (Duncan) Sawyer

spouse:
Mary L. Long