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Jane Werner Watson, American writer. Honorary board directors Planned Parenthood of Santa Barbara, since 1994. Member Santa Barbara Museum of Art (honorary board directors since 1995), Channel City Club (former board directors), Little Town Club (former board directors, secretary 1989-1995).

Background

Watson, Jane Werner was born on July 11, 1915 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States.

Education

Bachelor, University of Wisconsin, 1936; Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), University Wisconsin.

Career

Editor, Western Printing & Public Company, Racine, Wisconsin, 1938-1942; editor, Western Printing & Public Company. New York City, 1942-1946; editor, Western Printing & Public Company, Beverly Hills, California, 1946-1947; editor, Western Printing & Public Company. New York City, 1947-1954; freelance writer, Pasadena, 1954-1960; freelance writer, New Delhi, 1960-1962; freelance writer, Santa Barbara, California, since 1962.

Part-time teacher writing Santa Barbara City College Adult Education, 1963-1993.

Works

Membership

Honorary board directors Planned Parenthood of Santa Barbara, since 1994. Member Santa Barbara Museum of Art (honorary board directors since 1995), Channel City Club (former board directors), Little Town Club (former board directors, secretary 1989-1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, photography.

Connections

Daughter of Henry Charles and Elsa Elizabeth (Nast) W. Married Earnest C. Watson (deceased 1954).

father:
Henry Charles Watson

mother:
Elsa Elizabeth (Nast) Watson

spouse:
Earnest C. Watson