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religious organization administrator

Polly Sears White was religious organization administrator.

Background

White, Polly Sears was born on January 29, 1931 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of W. Heyward and Emily P. (Welsh) Myers.

Education

AB, Smith College, 1953.

Career

Administrative aide, Institute Local and State Government, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1953-1955;parish secretary, St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Wayne, Pennsylvania, 1977-1985;program director, Metro Toledo Churches United, since 1987.

Membership

Secretary, treasurer Friends Radnor Township Memorial Library., Wayne, 1978-1980. President Presbyterian Hospital Medical Auxiliary, Philadelphia, 1983-1985. Board directors Wood County Planned Parenthood Council, Bowling Green, Ohio, 1985-1986, Perrysburg (Ohio) League of Women Voters, 1986-1988, president 1995-1997, Perrysburg (Ohio) Area Historic Museum, Inc., since 2002, secretary, since 2002.

Operating committee 1st Call for Help of United Way, Toledo, vice chair, since 1993. Member altar guild, flower guild St. Timothy's Episcopalian Church, vestry, 1993-1996. Trustee History Perrysburg, 1990, board directors, 1990-1996.

Member Perrysburg Landmarks Commission, 1992-1997. Member Fort Meigs Cabinet, since 2005, Secretary, Board Dir.s Perrysburg Area Historic Museum, 2001-2010, Downtown Toledo Volunteer TourGuide since 1995, volunteer Therapy Dogs International, since 2006. Member League of Women Voters (co-president Perrysburg chapter 1999-2001).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, knitting, bird watching, gardening.

Connections

Married Peter White, June 13, 1953. Children: Katharine, Peter, Jennifer, Jeffrey.

father:
W. Heyward Myers

mother:
Emily P. (Welsh) Myers

spouse:
Peter White

child:
Katharine White

child:
Peter White

child:
Jennifer White

child:
Jeffrey White