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social worker

Grace Amelia Reeder, American social worker. member of the board, 1st vice president Children’s Home Society California.; Member League of Women Voters, Foreign Policy Association, American Public Welfare Association, National Conference Social Work.

Background

Reeder, Grace Amelia was born on December 8, 1888 in Normal, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Rudolph R. and May (Hewett) Reeder.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Barnard College, 1910. Master of Arts, Columbia.

Career

Assistant superintendent company agencies Department State Charities Aid assosiation, New York, 1915-1918. Executive director Children’s bureau of Delaware, 1918-1919. Director Suffolk Company (New York) Board Child Welfare, 1921-1922.

Superintendent Maternity Hospital, Minneapolis, 1922-1927. Secretary child welfare division Welfare Council of New York City, 1927-1937. Director child welfare New York State Department Social Welfare 1937-1953.

Assistant executive director Child Welfare League American, 1953-1955, retired. Part-time teacher New York School Social Work, Fordham School Social Service. Consultant Public Welfare, 1956.

New York representative White House Conference on Children, 1940, 50. Member National Commision on Children in Wartime, 1942-1945. Delegate Pan-American Conference on Child Welfare.

Member National Conference on Juvenile Delinquency, unites states department Health, Edition and Welfare, 1954.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles professional publs.

Membership

Member of the board, 1st vice president Children’s Home Society California. Member League of Women Voters, Foreign Policy Association, American Public Welfare Association, National Conference Social Work.

Connections

Married Boles B. Ivanek, September 2, 1942.

father:
Rudolph R. Reeder

mother:
May (Hewett) Reeder

spouse:
Boles B. Ivanek