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Municipal government administrator

Jane Seaver Kirk was American municipal government administrator. Recipient Fundraising Achievement award North America Young Men’s Christian Association Development Officers, 1991, New Hampshire West American Red Cross Community Service award, 2007.

Background

Kirk, Jane Seaver was born on May 12, 1928 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Howard Wesley and Ruth (Seaver) Kirk.

Education

Bachelor, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1950. Master of Science, Springfield College, Massachusetts, 1956. Degree, University Omaha.

Degree, Harvard University.

Career

Center director American Red Cross, Korea, Japan, France, Morocco, 1951-1960. Deputy director international group Young Men’s Christian Association of the United States of America, Chicago, 1961-1993. Chair selectmen Town of Nelson, New Hampshire, 1997—2010.

Board directors Northeast Delta Dental, Concord, New Hampshire, 1998—2008. Incorporator Monadnock Family Services, 2001—2002, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Avocations: photography, african violets, orchids, walking, swimming. F C.

Membership

Trustee History Society Cheshire County, Keene, New Hampshire, 1995—2001, Springfield College, 1973—2000. President Granite Lake Association, Munsonville, New Hampshire, 1995—2000. Board directors Duke Center for Living, Durham, North Carolina, 1995—2001.

Member American Association of University Women, Daughters of the American Revolution, ARCOA, Daughters of Founders and Patriots, Order Eastern Star, Union League Club Chicago, College Club of Boston, Descendants of Colonial Clergy, Women's Auxiliary, Massachusetts Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company, Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Ladies Charitable Society, Bay State African Violet Society, Rotary Club of Keene (Paul Harris fellow), History Society Chesire County, Alice Circuit, Phi Beta Kappa, Association Young Men’s Christian Association Rets.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, gardening, travel, walking.

Connections

father:
Howard Wesley Kirk

mother:
Ruth (Seaver) Kirk