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art association administrator

Rose Marcus, American art association administrator. Registered occupational therapist. Recipient First prize American College, 1995, Silver medal DaVinci Art Association, 1995. Board directors Regional Comprehensive Health Planning Council, 1970-1976, Health Systems Agency, Philadelphia, 1976, Sheltered Employment Services, Philadelphia, 1976-1990; board directors District 10 Health Center, Philadelphia, 1995-1996.

Background

Marcus, Rose was born on March 10, 1925 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Isaac Leib and Sylvia (Deitsch) Slifkin.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Temple University, 1951. Certified occupational therapy, University Pennsylvania, 1955.

Career

Occupational therapist Philadelphia General Hospital, 1955-1956, Philadelphia State Hospital, 1956-1959. Artist Philadelphia, 1960-1970, 76—. Supervisor Sheltered Employment Services, 1970-1976.

Vice president Nuvisions for Disabled Artists, 1989-1991, president, 1991-1993, administrator, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Registered occupational therapist.

Membership

Board directors Regional Comprehensive Health Planning Council, 1970-1976, Health Systems Agency, Philadelphia, 1976, Sheltered Employment Services, Philadelphia, 1976-1990. Board directors District 10 Health Center, Philadelphia, 1995-1996.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Playing piano, animals.

Connections

Married Albert Marcus, October 12, 1958 (deceased 1983). Companion Arthur Wishnetz.

father:
Isaac Leib Slifkin

mother:
Sylvia (Deitsch) Slifkin

spouse:
Albert Marcus