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art educator , college administrator

Katherine Marsh Montgomery, American college administrator, art educator. Grant, North Carolina Humanities Committee, Davidson County, 1983.


Montgomery, Katherine Marsh was born on September 23, 1936 in High Point, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Howard Darnaby and Katherine (Hardin) Marsh.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, University North Carolina, 1958. Master of Fine Arts, University North Carolina, 1971. Postgraduate, Penland School Crafts, Spruce Pine, North Carolina, 1975.

Postgraduate, Bryn Mawr Summer Institute, Pennsylvania, 1984.


Classroom teacher Colonial Doctor School, Thomasville, North Carolina, 1958—1959. Instructor art Ferndale Junior High School, High Point, 1959—1960, High Point College, 1959—1960, Guilford College, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1970—1972. Art instructor Davidson Community College, Lexington, 1972—1983, chairman fine arts and humanities, since 1983.


  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include High Point College, Guilford College, Greensboro College, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Garden Studio, Rockingham Community College, exhibited in group shows at Southeastern Center Contemporary Art, North Carolina Museum Art, Butler Institute, Hickory Museum Art, Davidson County Art Gallery, High Point Theater Art Galleries.


Member Association Junior Leagues, High Point, 1959—1985, board directors, 1963—1964, 1966, 1972. Member Banner Commission, North Carolina Bicentennial Committee, Raleigh, 1976. Secretary Democratic Precinct, Davidson County, 1981—1985.

Member of High Point Arts Council (board directors 1968-1969), High Point Fine Art Guild (president 1979-1980), North Carolina Fiber Arts Association (original board directors), North Carolina Watercolor Society, North Carolina Museum Art, National Council Administrators, Emerywood Country Club (High Point).


Married Joseph Raymond Montgomery. Children: Joseph Raymond III, Stewart Marsh.

Howard Darnaby Marsh

Katherine (Hardin) Marsh

Joseph Raymond Montgomery

Joseph Raymond III Montgomery

Stewart Marsh Montgomery