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Leigh Wellington Perham

art historian , art educator

Leigh Wellington Perham, American art educator, art historian. Certified K-12 teacher Massachusetts. Coordinator Fresh Air Fund, North Shore Region, Massachusetts, chairperson; volunteer Greenpeace, World Wildlife Fund.

Background

Perham, Leigh Wellington was born on June 2, 1951 in New York City. Daughter of C. Burleigh and Jean Willett Wellington.

Education

Bachelor in Art History and English, Tufts University, 1973. Master of Arts in Education, Tufts University, 1975. Certified in Museum Sciences, Harvard University, 2000.

Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing and Literature, Bennington College, 2005.

Career

Teacher Boston Children Museum. Middle school teacher Stoneham. Teacher, headmaster Red Sneakers/Wellington School.

Education consultant Tufts University, Medford. Teacher Governor Dummer Academy, Byfield. Lecturer art history Museum Fine Art, Boston, Harvard University, Cambridge.

Director White Pine Community Learning School, Darly, Vermont, head teacher. Homesch. teacher, Beverly, Massachusetts. Lecturer art history Green Mount Academy, Manchester, Vermont, tutor English, history.

Teacher English Southern Vermont Community College.

Achievements

  • Certified K-12 teacher Massachusetts.

Works

  • Contributor articles to magazines. Anthology: short stories.

Membership

Coordinator Fresh Air Fund, North Shore Region, Massachusetts, chairperson. Volunteer Greenpeace, World Wildlife Fund.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, archaeology, writing.

Connections

Children: Britiany Titania, Cameron Jake.

father:
C. Burleigh

mother:
Jean Willett Wellington

children:
Britiany Titania Perham

Cameron Jake Perham