Marilyn Louise Lihs Edit Profile
Associate of Arts, Southeast Iowa Community College, Burlington, 1961. Bachelor of Business Administration, University Iowa, 1986. Master of Business Administration, University Iowa, 1991.
Church organist, Military Chapel, Bremerhaven, Germany, 1966-1968; accountants payable clerk, City of Burlington, 1968-1971; accountants recieveable clerk, Economy Advertising, Iowa City, 1971-1974; office manager, Shay Electric, Iowa City, 1974-1976; contractor, Midwest Electronics Cont., Iowa City, 1976-1982; from administrative assistant to finance analyst, U. Iowa, Iowa City, 1982-1986; administrative accountant, U. Iowa, Iowa City, 1986-1998; retired, U. Iowa, Iowa City, 1998.
The state should not attempt to control the church, nor should the church seek to dominate the state. The separation of church and state should not be misconstrued as the abolition of all religious expression from public life.
Anyone may appear in hardship and poverty. Never give up in pursuit of happiness and one day you will find yourself in the right place, where God gives the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for.
President Business and Professional Women Iowa Foundation, Des Moines, 1995—1996. Program facilitator Iowa City Cable television, 1997. Representative, committee chair University Iowa Staff Council, 1991—1997.
Vice president Village United Methodist Women, 2000—2002, president, 2002—2003. Publicity coordinator Village United Methodist Church, 2006, treasurer, 2007. Member American Association of University Women, Business and Professional Women (Iowa president 1995-1996, Iowa City president 1997-1998, newsletter editor 1997-1999, Woman of Year 1995-1996, 98-99, Spa Area Woman of Year 2001-2002), University Iowa Alumni Association (life), Village Quilt Guild (president 2000-2001).
Married Craig E. Lihs, March 26, 1961. Children: Jeffrey A., Michael S.