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artist , educator

Kang S. Lee, Korean, American artist, educator. Certified teacher. Recipient 6 Corporation awards, 1974-1979.

Background

Lee, Kang S. was born on June 5, 1937 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Came to the United States, 1967. Daughter of Kee Young and Young Sook (Choy) Lee.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Hong Ik, Seoul, 1963; postgraduate, University Colorado, 1968-1970; Master of Arts, University Phoenix, 1989.

Career

Manager advertising, presentation J.C. Penney, Colorado Springs, 1970-1979, district merchandise presentation manager Denver, 1980-1985. Professor Pikes Peak Community College, Colorado Springs, since 1991. Professor University Colorado, Colorado Springs, since 1992.

Chairperson board directors Sheppard Arts Institute and World Culture Center, Colorado Springs, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows National Art Exhibition, Seoul, 1962-1966 (Creative Excellence awards). One-woman shows include Fort Carson Gallery, 1967, Colorado College, 1968, J.C. Penney Gallery, 1972, 73, 75.

Membership

Judge marketing and distributive education Colorado and National, 1975-1986. Vice president Friendship Force International, 1990-1998, president, 1998. Coordinator International Cultural Celebration, Colorado Springs, 1993-1995.

Member Common Ground Arts and Cultural, Colorado Springs, since 1994, senior advisory committee Colorado Springs, since 1995. Deacon First Presbyterian Church, Colorado Springs. Senior services advisory committee Colorado Springs Senior Center, Colorado Springs.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: nature, birds, animals, plants, gardening.

Connections

Married Frank James Sheppard (deceased 1990). Married James C. Brown, April 17, 1999.

father:
Kee Young Lee

mother:
Young Sook (Choy) Lee

spouses:
James C. Brown

Frank James Sheppard