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Architect

Nancy S. Harris, Argentinian, American architect. Grantee Kentucky Arts Commission, 1979.

Background

Harris, Nancy S. was born on December 7, 1937 in Buenos Aires. Came to the United States, 1938. Daughter of Louis Elbroch and Sylvia (Brodsky) Schacht.

Education

Student, Antioch College, 1957. Student, University Arizona, 1975. Bachelor of Architecture, University Kentucky, 1978.

Career

Drafter Staggs & Fischer, Lexington, Kentucky, 1979. Job captain Mark McKechnie, Architect, Red Wing, Minnesota, 1981-1984. Owner, principal Designing Woman, since 1985.

Appointed member building committee T.B. Sheldon Memorial Auditorium, Red Wing, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Designer various local building projects, since 1981.

Membership

Member Mayor's Preservation Task Force, Red Wing, 1981, Red Wing City Council, 1983-1985, County Democratic Center Committee, Goodhue County, Minnesota, since 1986, League of Women Voters, Red Wing. Delegate Minnesota Democratic Conventions, 1982, 84, 86. Secretary Cancer Society, Red Wing, since 1986.

Board directors, treasurer Friends of History, Red Wing, since 1986. Member American Institute of Architects (associate, Minnesota chapter), American Association of University Women.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical piano, reading, political activism.

Connections

Married David Louis Harris, August 11, 1957. Children: Anne, Nathan, Elizabeth.

father:
Louis Elbroch Schacht

mother:
Sylvia (Brodsky) Schacht

spouse:
David Louis Harris

child:
Anne Harris

child:
Nathan Harris

child:
Elizabeth Harris