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artist , musician , poet

Kelly Gill Holland, poet, musician, artist. Recipient Voice of Democracy award State of Oregon, Salem, 1952. Private teacher English as Second Language, Sheridan, 1980-1981. Member Northwest Regional Artist Guild (president since 1983), Portland Chamber of Commerce (committeewoman 1978-1984).

Background

Holland, Kelly Gill was born on July 26, 1934 in Salem, Oregon, United States. Daughter of John Peter and Dorothy Marie (Bishop) Gottfried.

Education

Student, Willamette University, 1953. Student, Portland State University, 1965. Student, Oregon College of Education, 1966.

Career

Writer, announcer, Station KOCO, Salem, 1951-1953;writer, announcer, Station KMED, Medford, Oregon, 1953-1954;writer, announcer public relations, Station KRCO, Prineville, Oregon, 1954-1955;writer public relations, Station KOIN, Portland, Oregon, 1955-1956;production assistant, Station Keep Growing Wiser-television, Portland, 1958-1961;owner, producer, GMG Prodns., Portland, 1961-1966;free-lance writer, Portland, 1966-1976;teacher humanities, private school, Willamette Valley, Oregon, 1976-1981;gallery manager, Delphian Gallery, Sheridan, Oregon, 1976-1981;artist representative, Portland, 1981-1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author poetry

    • actress.

Membership

Private teacher English as Second Language, Sheridan, 1980-1981. Member Northwest Regional Artist Guild (president since 1983), Portland Chamber of Commerce (committeewoman 1978-1984).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: guitar, walking, reading, music.

Connections

Married Robert Harry Gill, October 1, 1960 (divorced 1972). Children: Denise Nielle, Lisa Maria, Holliday Trina, Anna Lloyd. Married Lewis Ross Holland, July 7, 1986.

father:
John Peter Gottfried

mother:
Dorothy Marie (Bishop) Gottfried

spouses:
Robert Harry Gill

Lewis Ross Holland

children:
Denise Nielle Holland

Lisa Maria Holland

Holliday Trina Holland

Anna Lloyd Holland