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Kay Zimmerman Andrews, American family therapist, youth services facility executive director. Named Notable American of the Bicentennial Era American Biographical Institute, 1976, one of Outstanding Young Women Minnesota, 1968; recipient Washburn Crosby Company Good Neighbor award, 1968, Phillips award Minnesota Society Crippled Children and Adults, 1974, Leadership award Midwest Biographical Institute, 1972.


Andrews, Kay Zimmerman was born on May 15, 1942 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States.


Bachelor, Macalester College, 1964. Master of Divinity, McCormick Theological Seminary, 1967. Postgraduate, University Minnesota, Mankato State University, Minnesota, 1980.

Clinical, American Association Marriage and Family Therapy, 1980.


Associate pastor Community Presbyterian Church, Grand Rapids, Minnesota, 1967-1969. Executive director Cannon Valley Counseling and Learning Problems Center, Inc., Northfield and Lakeville, 1972-1976. Youth and family counselor Northwest Suburban Youth Services, Roseville, since 1976.

Private practice marriage and family therapy St. Paul, since 1978. Program assistant, counselor Camp Clearwater, Deerwood, Minnesota, 1964. Director recreation and personality development program 5th Presbyterian Church, Springfield, Illinois, 1965.

Associate chaplain Illinois State Children's Hospital School, Chicago, 1965-1967. Coordinator of vols. Association for the Promotion of Adoption of Children with Special Needs, Fargo, North Dakota, 1969-1972. Youth services coordinator 1st Presbyterian Church, United Church Christ, 1969-1971.

Counselor Clay County Association Retarded Citizens, Moorhead, Minnesota, Vanguard School, Fargo, 1970-1971. Consultant Professional Association Treatment Homes, Inc., Minneapolis, 1975-1977, Ramsey County Emergency Shelter Foster Care, St. Paul, 1978-1981. Instructor St. Cloud State University, since 1983, Roseville Community Education, 1980-1981.


Board directors Family Tree, St. Paul, 1982-1985. Member International Council Sex Education and Parenthood, National Wellness Association, Minnesota Health Promotion Network, American Association Marriage and Family Therapy, Upper Midwest Association Marriage and Family Therapy, Ski for Light International.


  • Other Interests

    Cross country skiing, hiking, reading, listening to music.


Daughter of Erich Raynhold and Edna Charlotte (Anderson) Zimmerman. Divorced; children: Joseph Steven, Peter Jay, Andrew Erich.