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Art museum and arts administrator

Patricia Jo Gingell, Art museum and arts administrator. Recipient Service award Church Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, 1988, Volunteer Service award County of Sonoma, 1988. Member Art Union (Sonoma State University chapter).


Gingell, Patricia Jo was born on March 20, 1946 in Bethesda, Maryland, United States. Daughter of Thomas Henry and Priscilla Alden (Tibbals) Gingell.


Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies, Allan Hancock Junior College, 1967; Bachelor in English, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1985; postgraduate, Sonoma State University, 1986-1989.


Administrative assistant Education Abroad Program, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1984-1985; art director Summer Art Program, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1985; office assistant, Sonoma State University Art Gallery, Rohnert Park, California, 1987-1989; administrator, California Museum Art, Santa Rosa, California, 1988-1990; assistant to director, Cultural Arts Council of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa, California, since 1990. Co-editor newsletter Highlighter: Ednl. Opportunity Program, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, 1987-1988.


  • Other Work

    • Playwrite: If It Hadn't Happened That Way, 1988 (Outstanding Script award 1988). Executed mural The Journey, 1987-1988.


The President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at any given time is a prophet of God in the same way as Abraham, Moses, Isaiah, and the Apostles. Revelation is a continuing process through which God still instructs people.


Member Art Union (Sonoma State University chapter).


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: creative writing, painter.


Married Willard Edwards Junior, May 14, 1966 (divorced March 1984). Children: Arthur, Thomas, Adam, Leanna.

Thomas Henry Gingell

Priscilla Alden (Tibbals) Gingell

Willard Edwards Junior

Adam Gingell

Leanna Gingell

Thomas Gingell

Arthur Gingell