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Entertainment company executive

Louise Franklin Sheehy, American Entertainment company executive. Recipient Leadership award Jewish Federation Orlando, 1977; named DowntownWoman of Year, Women's Executive Council, 1981, 84. Member of advisory board Junior League of Orlando, 1980-1982, Florida Hospital Center for Women's Medicine, Orlando, since 1985; member Downtown Development Committee, Orlando, 1982-1984.

Background

Sheehy, Louise Franklin was born on February 18, 1939 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of David Saul and Hilda (Trachtenberg) Witkind.

Education

Bachelor in Humanities cum laude, Rollins College, 1980.

Career

Assistant director, Epicenter, Orlando, Florida, 1975-1979; director, Holocaust Project, Orlando, 1980-1982; owner, operator, Barnie's Coffee & Tea Company, Orlando, 1982-1985; executive director, Mohawc Project, Orlando, 1985-1988; program director, Canterbury Retreat Center, Oviedo, Florida, 1988-1993; program director, Walt Disney Company, Orlando, since 1993. Consultant to women's business, Orlando, 1983-1985, Foundation for Mideast Comm., Orlando, 1983-1988.

Membership

Member of advisory board Junior League of Orlando, 1980-1982, Florida Hospital Center for Women's Medicine, Orlando, since 1985. Member Downtown Development Committee, Orlando, 1982-1984.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: walking, creating celebrations, interior design, journal writing, reading.

Connections

Married Frank Thomas Sheehy, October 19, 1985. Children: Jonathan, Anne.

father:
David Saul Witkind

mother:
Hilda (Trachtenberg) Witkind

spouse:
Frank Thomas Sheehy

child:
Anne Sheehy

child:
Jonathan Sheehy