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photography studio owner

Maureen Kessler Fried, American photography studio owner. Recipient award, Cerebral Palsy Association Nassau County, 1971, Leadership award, Sabra-Hadassah, 1968-1969, Founders Day award, Meadowbrook School, 1980, New York Writers award, Queens County, 1958. Fellow: Wantagh Chamber of Commerce.


Fried, Maureen Kessler was born on July 26, 1944 in Bronx, New York, United States. Daughter of David Isaac and Gertrude (Weiner) Kessler.


Student, Hunter College, 1962—1964. Student, American Academy Dramatic Arts, New York City, 1962—1963.


With 1st National City Bank, New York City, 1963—1965, Citadel Life Insurance Company, New York City, 1965—1967. Bookkeeper secretary Unique Table Cloth & Skirting Company, New York City, 1978—1980. Bookkeeper Gilbert Frank Corporation, New York City, 1980—1984.

Owner partner Azie Photographers, Wantagh, New York, since 1984. Writer childrens stories. President Meadowbrook Parent-Teachers Association, East Meadow, New York, 1977—1979.

Vice president Sabra Hadassah, Long Beach, New York, 1968—1970. President couples club Suburban Temple, Wantagh, New York, 1976—1978.


Fellow: Wantagh Chamber of Commerce.


  • Other Interests

    Writing, theater, photography, cooking, dance, music.


Married Arthur Martin Fried, October 16, 1965. Children: Meredith Lynn, Jeffrey Scott, Laurel Beth.

David Isaac Kessler

Gertrude (Weiner) Kessler

Arthur Martin Fried

Meredith Lynn Fried

Jeffrey Scott Fried

Laurel Beth Fried