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land company executive

Kay Herrin-Backer, American land company executive. Recipient Distinguished Businesswoman, Sacramento Chamber, 1981. President board directors Station KXPR Public Radio, Sacramento, 1980; board directors Eskaton, 1984—1985; member Governor Deukmejians Efficiency Team, 1983; Member of Sacramento Area Commerce and Trade Organization, Corporation Planners Association, Urban Land Institute.

Background

Herrin-Backer, Kay was born on March 16, 1942 in Maryville, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Graham Harley and Nora Belle (Noakes) Edwards.

Education

Graduate, Wasco, California, 1960.

Career

Cotton broker assistant S.A. Camp Companies, Bakersfield, California, 1960—1965. Public relations manager Wismer & Becker, Sacramento, 1965—1979. Construction administration manager, 1979—1985.

Project manager Teichert Land Company, Sacramento, 1984—1985. Vice president, since 1985. Lecturer Stanford University Construction Management Institute, Palo Alto, California, 1982—1983, California State University-Sacramento Construction Management Course, 1981—1983.

With Salvation Army, 1981, Sacramento.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: W&B Management Manuel, 1979.

Membership

President board directors Station KXPR Public Radio, Sacramento, 1980. Board directors Eskaton, 1984—1985. Member Governor Deukmejians Efficiency Team, 1983.

Member of Sacramento Area Commerce and Trade Organization, Corporation Planners Association, Urban Land Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, sailing, interior decorating, music.

Connections

Married Stanton Levelle Herrin, July 3, 1959 (divorced 1977). 1 child Kelly Joe; Married Hans O. Backer, December 14, 1985.

father:
Graham Harley Edwards

mother:
Nora Belle (Noakes) Edwards

spouses:
Stanton Levelle Herrin

Hans O. Backer

child:
Kelly Joe Herrin-Backer