Hidde Hendrik Van Duym, American state agency administrator. Grantee, Fulbright, 1954. Board directors Huntington Family Centers, Syracuse, 1976—1978, Helena Performing Arts, 1979—1984.
Duym, Hidde Hendrik Van was born on May 5, 1935 in The Hague, Netherlands. Arrived in United States, 1954. Son of Hendrik and Antonia Maria (Bosch) Van Ameyden van Duym.
Bachelor in Journalism, University Montana, 1957. Master of Arts in English Literature, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy in English Literature, University Nebraska, 1970.
Instructor English University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1961—1964, University New Hampshire, Durham, 1965—1971. Director South Central Montana Agency on Aging, Roundup, 1972—1976. Administrator continuing education in gerontology Syracuse University, New York, 1976—1978.
Director Montana Learning Services, Helena, 1978—1981. Executive secretary Montana Board Public Education, 1981—1986. Executive director Washington Commission Humanities, Olympia, since 1986.
Project director Life Centenarian Photography Exhibit., 1976. Served to 1st lieutenant Royal Netherlands Air Force, 1958-1960.
Board directors Huntington Family Centers, Syracuse, 1976—1978, Helena Performing Arts, 1979—1984.
Married Penelope Helen Loucas, April 4, 1964 (divorced October 1979). Married Joan Carol Wanous, January 3, 1981. Children: Michael, Pierre.