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artist , director

Gwendolyn Callie Campbell, American artist, director. Recipient Proclamation award, Mayor Deborah Powell, 2000, City Councilman, 2000, 50+ Years Service award, Mount Sinai Baptist Church, 2004. Commissioner planning East. St. Louis (Missouri) City Hall, since 2002; supervisor, director choir Mount Sinai Baptist Church, 1985—2004, numerous positions, since 1955; Member of Delta Sigma Theta, Sigma Gamma Rho.

Background

Campbell, Gwendolyn Callie was born on October 25, 1936 in East St. Louis, Illinois, United States. Daughter of John Wesley and Martha Jane Hill.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Southern Illinois University, 1975. Master of Science, Southern Illinois University, 1985. Degree in Administration, Southern Illinois University, 1987.

Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Bible Fellowship College, 2004.

Career

Graphic artist Press Sign Company, St. Louis, 1967—1968, Victoria Products, St. Louis, 1968—1978. From teacher art to director fine arts School District 189, East St. Louis, 1978—2002, director fine arts, since 2002.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include East St. Louis (Missouri) City Library., City Hall Rotunda, exhibitions include Miles Davis Art Festival, Seattle and Clinton (Washington) Community Art Festival, Springfield (Illinois) Community Art Festival, Matton (Illinois) Community Art Festival, numerous others.

Membership

Commissioner planning East. St. Louis (Missouri) City Hall, since 2002. Supervisor, director choir Mount Sinai Baptist Church, 1985—2004, numerous positions, since 1955.

Member of Delta Sigma Theta, Sigma Gamma Rho.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, travel, dance, shopping.

Connections

Married Henry Ephriam Campbell, 1953. Children: Torrence, Deborah, Henry Junior, Minnie, John Campbell.

father:
John Wesley

mother:
Martha Jane Hill

spouse:
Henry Ephriam Campbell

children:
Torrence Campbell

Deborah Campbell

Henry Junior Campbell

Minnie Campbell

John Campbell