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dance/arts administrator

Jane Elizabeth Brown, American dance/arts administrator.

Background

Brown, Jane Elizabeth was born on March 1, 1941 in Spokane, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Paul Sterling Hoag and Betty Jane (Lochrie) McGlynn.

Education

Student, Oberlin College, 1958-1959.

Career

Assistant public relations director, Los Angeles (California) County Museum Art, 1961-1965;reporter, Time/Life Bureau, Los Angeles, 1965-1967;reporter, Newsweek, Los Angeles, 1967-1968;owner, Amenities Unlimited, Fort Worth, 1985-1987;executive director, founder, Fort Worth (Texas) Ballet, 1987-1989;executive director, Karen Bamonte Dance Works, Philadelphia, since 1991. Dance panelist Texas Commision on the Arts, Austin, 1988-1989. Volunteer consultant.

Membership

Board member Fort Worth (Texas) Symphony, Opera, Museum of Modern Art, Fort Worth, 1969-1989. Various committees Junior League, Fort Worth, 1969-1981. Steering committee Stream Valleys Commission, Fort Worth, 1976-1982, Fort Worth (Texas) Bicentennial Committee, 1978.

Board director, member Society Hill Civic Association, Philadelphia, 1990-1993. Member Philadelphia Dance Alliance (consultant since 1993, various committees), Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, Dance Theatre Workshop, Dance/United States of America, Philadelphia Chamber Music Society (board directors).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fine arts, creative writing, food, sports, traveling.

Connections

Married Richard Fargo Brown, February 18, 1968 (deceased November 1979). Children: Richard Setauket, Tracy Elizabeth, Lwyatt Keveney, Michael Fargo.

father:
Paul Sterling Hoag McGlynn

mother:
Betty Jane (Lochrie) McGlynn

spouse:
Richard Fargo Brown

child:
Richard Setauket Brown

child:
Tracy Elizabeth Brown

child:
Lwyatt Keveney Brown

child:
Michael Fargo Brown