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artist , Secondary education educator

Patricia Toro-Gabrys, American secondary education educator, artist. Certified teacher, Minnesota; certified cosmetologist, Minnesota. Member Elk River Arts Coun, since 1998. Member Maple Grove Teachers Union (union representative 1994-1998), Minneapolis Institute Arts.

Background

Toro-Gabrys, Patricia was born on December 20, 1953 in St. Paul. Daughter of Ivor Mitchell and Doreen Evelyn Margaret Hunt.

Education

Graduate in cosmetology, Horst Education Center, Minneapolis, 1977. Bachelor, Hamline University, 1989. Master of Education, University Minnesota, 1993.

Career

Cosmetologist T & G Hair Design, Minneapolis, 1980-1991. Teacher Rosemont School District, Apple Valley, Minnesota, 1989-1990. Teacher Spanish, Osseo (Minnesota) School District, since 1990.

Republican Task Force for Language, Maple Grove, Minnesota, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Minnesota. Certified cosmetologist, Minnesota.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at Robbin Gallery, Robbinsdale, 1997-1999 (Best of Show award, honorable mention), Theatre in the Round, 2000, Elk River Government Center, 1998 (Merit award). One-woman shows include Robbin Gallery, 1998, Theatre in the Round, 1999-2000, Lutheran Brotherhood, Minneapolis, 2002.

Membership

Member Elk River Arts Coun, since 1998. Member Maple Grove Teachers Union (union representative 1994-1998), Minneapolis Institute Arts.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Art, music.

Connections

Married Reneé José Toro, September 20, 1974 (divorced June 1981). Married William Lawrence Gabrys, July 31, 1998.

father:
Ivor Mitchell

mother:
Doreen Evelyn Margaret Hunt

spouses:
Reneé José Toro

William Lawrence Gabrys