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entrepreneur , business professional

Judith Louise Gump, business professional, entrepreneur.


Gump, Judith Louise was born on September 11, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Frederick Philip and Hester Almira (Larson) Harris.


Bachelor, Linfield College, 1967. Postgraduate, International Christian University, Tokyo, 1966. Postgraduate, Portland State University, 1969.

Postgraduate, Seattle Pacific University, 1986.


Model, various publications, Oregon and Japan., 1960-1968, 72-74;performer and singer, Portland, Oregon, 1971-1977;drama teacher, in Portland and Corvallis, Oregon, and Redmond, Corvallis and Redmond, Washington, 1983-1994;various business and civic positions, Oregon, Washington, since 1962.


  • Other Work

    • Entertainer, writer recordings television and radio, Japan, 1957-1966. Founder, executive director, producer Puffin Players Children's Theater, Corvallis, Oregon, Washington, Portland, since 1984. Author children's plays, since 1984.

      Contributor articles to various publications, United States of America and Japan.


Founder, executive director Corvallis H.E.L.P. Group, 1983-1986, Herpes simplex virus Counseling and Referral, Corvallis, Portland, 1986-1989. Director Lilly House Day Care, 1981-1984. Owner Food and Flowers Catering, 1982.

Board directors, committee chair Crossroads International, Corvallis, 1983-1986. Originator Neighborhood Watch, Corvallis, 1984-1986. Advisory board, drama teacher Community Schools, Corvallis, 1984.

Committee chair Corvallis History Society, 1979-1981. Volunteer Children American Revolution, 1986-1988. Active Girl Scouts United States of America, Orton Dyslexia Society.

Member American Association of University Women, National Association Professional Organizers, American Business Women's Association, National Association for Gifted, National Parent-Teachers Association (committee chairperson 1987-1988), National Association Female Executives, Japan American Society, Lake Washington Gifted Association (committee chairperson 1987), Redmond Arts Association, Order Eastern Star, Lady Elks, Beta Sigma Phi, Alpha Psi Omega.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writer, artist, singer, genelogist, gardening.


Married Gayland Gregg Gump, June 26, 1976. Children: Piper Louise, Jeane Michele.

Frederick Philip Harris

Hester Almira (Larson) Harris

Gayland Gregg Gump

Piper Louise Gump

Jeane Michele Gump