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Mary Elizabeth Hersee De Selm Edit Profile

also known as Bee De Selm

County official

Mary Elizabeth Hersee De Selm was American county official. Registered Nurse. Member Knoxville Empowerment Zone Planning and Implementation Committee, 1999-2003.

Background

Selm, Mary Elizabeth Hersee De was born on June 1, 1925 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Lincoln Henry and Inez (Fultz) Hersee.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Registered Nurse, Ohio State University, 1946. Bachelor of Science in Education, Ohio State University, 1948.

Career

Violinist Columbus Symphony Orchestra, 1943-1946. Head nurse obstetrics University Hospital, Columbus, 1948-1949. Clinical instructor obstetrics White Cross Hospital, 1949-1952.

Religious education director Tennessee Valley Unitarian Church, Knoxville, 1960—1974. Violinist Knoxville (Tennessee) Symphony Orchestra, 1956-1966. Commissioner Knox County, Tennessee, 1976-1998.

Achievements

  • Registered Nurse.

Membership

Member Knoxville Empowerment Zone Planning and Implementation Committee, 1999-2003.

Connections

Married Henry Rawie DeSelm, June 11, 1948. Children: Diane, Richard.

father:
Lincoln Henry Hersee

mother:
Inez (Fultz) Hersee

spouse:
Henry Rawie DeSelm

children:
Diane Selm

Richard Selm