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nun , writer , executive secretary

Patricia Wynne Cast, British, American writer, former nun, executive secretary. Organizer United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, Robertsbridge, Sussex, 1987. Member Association Contemplative Sisters (founder).

Background

Cast, Patricia Wynne was born on July 2, 1931 in London. Came to the United States, 1952. Daughter of Albert James and Norah (Wynne) Cast.

Education

Bachelor in Modern Language with honors, Birmingham University, 1952.

Career

Secretary Executive Office of Secretary General, United Nations, New York City, 1953-1957. Novice mistress Carmelite Monastery, 1957-1970. Personnel director Knutsen Companies, Inc., Minneapolis, 1973-1974.

Manager Working Horse Trust, Sussex, England, 1988-1991. Retired, 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Trees for the Forest, 1978, Diptych, 1993, Writings of the Sun, 1994, Arts of Decay, 1995, Shadows of the Moon, 1996. Translator: Life of Céline Martin, 1962. Contributor articles to magazines.

Membership

Organizer United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, Robertsbridge, Sussex, 1987. Member Association Contemplative Sisters (founder).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, history, music, ballet, embroidery.

Connections

father:
Albert James Cast

mother:
Norah (Wynne) Cast