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R. Bruce Shepard Edit Profile

Museum administrator , researcher , writer

R. Bruce Shepard, Museum administrator, researcher, writer. Recipient Research Travel award Canada Plains Research center, 1983, President Research award University Regina, 1985, Research grantee Josip Juraj Hill Reformed Library., St. Paul, 1986. Member Canada Museum Association, Alberta Museum Association (training committee since 1990), Agricultural History Association.

Background

Shepard, R. Bruce was born on February 17, 1950 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Son of Robert D. and E. Mary (Light) Shepard.

Education

Bachelor, U. Regina, Saskatchewan, 1972; Bachelor with honors, U. Regina, Saskatchewan, 1973; Master of Arts, U. Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, 1976.

Career

Sales representative, Xerox of Canada, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 1976-1977; manager, Western Development Museum, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 1978-1980; manager, Government House History Park, Regina, Saskatchewan, 1981-1982; administrative analyst, Govt Saskatchewan, Regina, 1983-1984; policy analyst, Govt Saskatchewan, Regina, 1984-1988; superintendent, Fort Calgary (Alberta, Canada) History Park, since 1988. Member training committee Alberta Tourism, Edmonton, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Canada Museum Association, Alberta Museum Association (training committee since 1990), Agricultural History Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, films, coaching and playing basketball.

Connections

Married Donna L Lehman, June 2, 1973;children: Kirk B., Heather L.

father:
Robert D. Shepard

mother:
E. Mary (Light) Shepard

spouse:
Donna L Lehman

children:
Kirk B. Shepard

Heather L. Shepard