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graphic artist , art educator

Gwyneth Pieta O'Connell, American Art educator, graphic artist. Department of Health, Education and Welfare prospective teachers fellow, U. Oregon, 1966-1968, Maude I. Kern's scholar, 1966. Board of directors Western Rivers county Girl Scouts United States of America, Eugene, 1984-1990, leader, 1978-1993, Troop Leader of Year 1981). Member American Association of University Women (board member 1978-1980).

Background

O'Connell, Gwyneth Pieta was born on November 25, 1944 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Daughter of Ellis Hedrick and Helen Florence (Newland) Jones.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Art Education, University Oregon, 1966. Master of Fine Arts in Graphic Arts, University Oregon, 1968. Generalist, University Oregon, 1993.

Career

Art instructor, Tongue Point Job Corp, Astoria, Oregon, 1968-1969;art instructor, Treasure Valley Community College, Ontario, Oregon, 1969-1971, 73-78;art instructor, U. Oregon, Maude I. Kerns Lane Community College, Eugene, 1972-1973, 78-84;art/computer instructor, Eugene (Oregon) Public School District 4J, since 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author School Arts magazine, 1990-1994.

Membership

Board of directors Western Rivers county Girl Scouts United States of America, Eugene, 1984-1990, leader, 1978-1993, Troop Leader of Year 1981). Member American Association of University Women (board member 1978-1980).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: networking, gardening, reading, traveling art work.

Connections

Married Kenneth Robert O'Connell, June 21, 1969. Children: Anneka Erin, Marlika Megan, Sean Daugherty.

father:
Ellis Hedrick Jones

mother:
Helen Florence (Newland) Jones

spouse:
Kenneth Robert O'Connell

children:
Anneka Erin O'Connell

Marlika Megan O'Connell

Sean Daugherty O'Connell