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association executive

Hanna Kaya Mirecka Ploss, Polish association executive. National president American Council Polish Culture, Washington, since 1988, public relations program director.., board directors, 1966-1988. Member Polish American Arts Association (president 1985-1988).

Background

Ploss, Hanna Kaya Mirecka was born on September 12, 1928 in Bytom, Silesia, Poland. Came to the United States 1966. Daughter of Wiktor Jozef and Luiza-Zyta (Von Immisch) Mirecki.

Education

Master of Science, Jagiellonien University, Krakow, Poland, 1951. Doctor of Philosophy, Heidelberg University, 1956. Diploma in Arts Design, St. Martins School Art, London, 1959.

Career

Writer Polish Radio, Katowice, 1948-1952, Polish television, Katowice, 1956-1959. Director, designer fashion house Warsaw, 1959-1962. Executive director American Center of Polish Culture, Washington, since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Road Across the Bridge, 1955, The Ballad of My Street, 1962. Author play: Nightingale Allee, 1963. Contributor articles and short stories to publications.

Membership

National president American Council Polish Culture, Washington, since 1988, public relations program director.., board directors, 1966-1988. Member Polish American Arts Association (president 1985-1988).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing.

Connections

Married Sidney Ploss, June 24, 1966 (divorced 1988).

father:
Wiktor Jozef Mirecki

mother:
Luiza-Zyta (Von Immisch) Mirecki

spouse:
Sidney Ploss