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artist , Distributing company executive

Pamela Smith Graham, American artist, distributing company executive. Recipient awards for art exhibits including, bus.achievements, 1962.

Background

Graham, Pamela Smith was born on January 18, 1944 in Winona, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Douglas LaRue and Dorothy Jean (Hefty) Smith.

Education

Student, University Colorado, 1965. Student, University Cincinnati, 1976.

Career

Professional artist, craft teacher, since 1968. Property management and investor Cincinnati, 1972-1977. Accountant, word processor Borden Chemical Company division Borden, Inc., 1974-1978.

Owner, president Hargram Enterprises, 1977-1981. Owner Sagebrush Studio, since 1985, Graham & Harley Enterprises, 1981-1999. Art teacher, dean of ceremonial art College of Transformative Wisdom, 1999—2001.

Webpage designer department pharmacy University Colorado Hospital, 1998-2000. Teacher; consultant County committeewoman Bergen County, New Jersey, 1972, clerk of session, 1975-1979, convention chairman, 1981. Campaign chairman United Appeal, 1977.

Lifeline telephone counselor Suicide Hotline, 1985-1990. Coordinator program services and victim advisor Abusive Men Exploring New Directions, 1986-1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One woman shows include University Colorado Health Sciences Center Denison Library., 1992—2000, Jefferson County Nature Center, 1990, Mount Vernon Country Club, 1998-1999, Colorado Symphony, 1998. Exhibited in group shows at Colorado Audubon Society, 1989, Evergreen Artists Association Fine Arts Fair, 1988-1995, River Sage, 1989, Evergreen Naturalists Audubon Society, 1988-1991, Foothills Art Center, 1989, 93, Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Service Annual Auction, since 1991, Gilpin County Arts Association, 1989-1994, Glenwood Springs Art Guild, 1989-1990, Hilton Head Art League, 1999, Red Rocks Trading Post, 2004.

      Featured in Spree magazine, 1989, Weekend Arts section Denver Post, 1998. Included in Encyclopedia of Living Artists, 11th edition, 1999. Represented in permanent collections at University Hospital, AMEND, University Colorado Health Sciences Center Chancellor' General’ s Office, University Colorado, Boulder Wardenburg Health Center, Willis Corroon Corporation, Dean Witter Reynolds, Incorporated, others.

Membership

Member National Association of Female Executives, AARP, Professional Artists Association, National Association Fine Artists, Denver Art Museum, Denver Museum Nature and Science, Museum Modern Art New York, United Sales Leaders Association, National Museum Women in Arts, Colorado Artists Association, Evergreen Artists Association (board directors, president 1990-1991, People's Choice award 1993), Hilton Head Art League, Ocean Journey Aquariaum, Colorado Calligraphers Guild, National Women's History Museum, Gilpin County Arts Association, Continental Divide Trail Alliance, Friends of Denver Public Library. Association, Foothills Art Center, Association Humanistic Psychology, Association of Research Enlightenment, Hemlock Society, Smithsonian Institution, Mount Vernon Country Club, Queen City Racquet Club, Alpha Gamma Chi, Kappa Kappa Gamma.

Connections

Married Robert William Graham, March 6, 1965 (divorced 1974). Children: Jennifer Courtney, Eric Douglas. Married Thomas Paul Harley, December 4, 1976 (divorced 2000).

father:
Douglas LaRue Smith

mother:
Dorothy Jean (Hefty) Smith

spouses:
Thomas Paul Harley

Robert William Graham

children:
Jennifer Courtney Graham

Eric Douglas Graham