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public administrator , Costume designer

Lois Estelle Jackson, American public administrator, costume designer. Founder, board directors Barre (Vermont) Opera House, 1980-1990, Barre Players, 1970-1988.

Background

Jackson, Lois Estelle was born on February 17, 1943 in Winsted, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Edgar Newman and Eleanor Estelle (Miller) Jackson.

Education

Bachelor in Botany, Drew University, Madison, New Jersey, 1963.

Career

Plant taxonomy researcher, Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., 1963-1965;botanical illustrator, Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., since 1965;medical illustrator, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, 1965-1970;owner, craft shop, Chelsea, Vermont, 1967-1970;assistant director Vermont Arts and Crafts Svc., State of Vermont, Montpelier, 1970-1975;federal grants specialist, Vermont Energy Office and Department of Public Svc., Montpelier, since 1977;costume designer, Chelsea (Vermont) Costume Company, since 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Designer costumes for numerous shows for professional, regional and community theatre throughout Vermont, since 1968.

Religion

The Gospel of Christ shows the essential steps that one must take to attain the goal of salvation.

Politics

The commitment of individual Christians to work for social and political change should be recognized as a fully legitimate form of Christian discipleship.

Views

In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.

Membership

Founder, board directors Barre (Vermont) Opera House, 1980-1990, Barre Players, 1970-1988.

Connections

father:
Edgar Newman Jackson

mother:
Eleanor Estelle (Miller) Jackson