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artist , educator

Lorena Ruth Wilbar Overstreet Allen, American artist, educator. Certified interior designer; certified teacher art and humanities. Member Daughters of the American Revolution (Biscayne chapter), American Society Interior Design, International Society Appraisers, Inc., Dade Association Legal Assistants (national liaison 1986-1993, president-elect 1994-1995, president 1995-1996).

Background

Allen, Lorena Ruth Wilbar Overstreet was born on March 13, 1945 in Miami, Florida, United States. Daughter of James Bryan and Ruth (Allen) Wilbar.

Education

Associate of Arts, University Florida, 1963. Bachelor, Florida International University, 1983. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Arts, Florida International University, 1993.

Master of Science in Art Education, Florida International University, 1994.

Career

Art educator, Dade County and Palm Beach County schools, Miami legal assistant, Dade Association Legal Assts., Miami artist, Miami president, Lorena Designs Cons., Bay Harbor Islands, Florida, 1978-1994.

Achievements

  • Certified interior designer. Certified teacher art and humanities.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited paintings in various shows, since 1976.

Membership

Member Daughters of the American Revolution (Biscayne chapter), American Society Interior Design, International Society Appraisers, Inc., Dade Association Legal Assistants (national liaison 1986-1993, president-elect 1994-1995, president 1995-1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: art, painting, photography.

Connections

Married Thomas Overstreet, June 10, 1962 (divorced 1973). Children: Susan Overstreet Filebark, Thomas Howard Junior.

father:
James Bryan Wilbar

mother:
Ruth (Allen) Wilbar

spouse:
Thomas Overstreet

children:
Thomas Howard Junior Allen

Susan Overstreet Filebark Allen