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Fashion designer

Maureen Eleanor Klein, American fashion designer. Recipient National Recognition award America the Beautiful Fund, 1981; named Community Notable Great Neck United Community Fund, 1982, honoree Great Neck Chamber of Commerce, 1988.


Klein, Maureen Eleanor was born on September 14, 1944 in Athens, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Thomas Charles and Eleanor (Donnelly) Mullin.


Bachelor of Science, St. Joseph College, 1966. Master of Science, State University of New York, Albany, 1979.


Secondary teacher Plainview High School, Long Island, New York, 1966-1967, 71. Educational stylist Simplicity Pattern Company, New York City, 1967-1968, 73. Teacher adult education Great Neck (New York ) Public Schools, 1971-1987.

Coordinator women's program Great Neck Park District, since 1972. Creative design educational representative Home Fashion division Springs Mills, New York City, since 1982. Columnist SEW NEWS, Peoria, Illinois, since 1984, Linens Unlimited magazine, since 1984.

Trip coordinator Queen's College, since 1987, Great Neck Adult Program, 1984-1987. Creative design consultant Marke Communications, New York City, 1983-1984. Freelance craft sytlist Coats & Clark, Connecticut, 1984-1986, Holiday Handicrafts, Rhode Island and New York, 1984-1988.

Special event guest speaker National Bath, Bed & Linen Show, New York City, 1985.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles, columns on decorating to popular magazines.


Vice president campaign Great Neck United Community Fund, Great Neck, 1975. President, founder Great Neck the Beautiful, Inc., since 1981. Board directors North Shore Child and Family Guidance Association, East Hills Long Island, New York, 1984-1987.

Member real estate commission Great Neck Public Schools, 1985. Member American Home Economics Association (board directors Long Island district), Home Economist in Business (board directors), Kappa Omicron Phi.


  • Other Interests

    Water and snow skiing, painting, gardening.


Married Robert Louis Klein, October 26, 1968. Children: Thomas, Robert, Daniel.

Thomas Charles Mullin

Eleanor (Donnelly) Mullin

Robert Louis Klein

Thomas Klein

Robert Klein

Daniel Klein