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Irene Jo Baron Edit Profile

artist , educator , photographer

Irene Jo Baron, American secondary school educator, artist, aerial photographer. Achievements include National award winning aerial photographer through Smithsonian Mag. Recipient Educational award Rogge Memorial Foundation, 1984; named one of Outstanding Young Women of America, 1971.

Background

Baron, Irene Jo was born on October 6, 1938 in Cleveland. Daughter of Herbert Herman and Lois Marie (Moore).

Education

Bachelor, Hiram College, 1960. Master of Education, Ohio University, 1990. Postgraduate, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1964.

Postgraduate, College of LaVerne, 1980.

Career

Teacher, Los Angeles and Newark, Ohio, 1960-1966. Information specialist Battelle Memorial Institute, Bangkok, 1966-1970. Teacher, department chairman Office Secretary of Defense, Kaiserslautern, Federal Republic Germany, 1970-1972.

Teacher various public schools, Minnesota, 1979-1981, Zanesville, Ohio, since 1981. Instructor American Red Cross swimming, canoeing, sailing, first aid, Zanesville and Bangkok, 1955-1970, director water safety, Muskingum County, 1964-1966. Member National Ski Patrol, 1964-1966.

Owner Aerial View Pictures.

Achievements

  • Achievements include National award winning aerial photographer through Smithsonian Mag.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Close Proximity of Rainbows, 1987. Artist numerous paintings, since 1950.

Membership

Trustee West Muskingum Academy Fund, Zanesville, 1982-1987. Member National Education Association, National Science Teachers Association, Ohio Education Association, West Muskingum Education Association, Science Education Council Ohio, Ohio Academy of Sciences, Hiram College Alumni Association (Outstanding Achievement award 1988), Authors Club, Professional Aerial Photographers Association International, Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: artist, author, snow skiing, white water rafting.

Connections

Married Jacques A. Baron, February 28, 1968 (divorced 1981). 1 child, Dominique Michelle.

father:
Herbert Herman Baron

mother:
Lois Marie (Moore) Baron

spouse:
Jacques A. Baron

child:
Dominique Michelle Baron