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Sandra Seaton Michel, American Writer. Recipient 1st place awards National Poetry Contest, First State Writers, Wilmington, 1976, Contra Costa County Fair, California, 1979, Distinguished Svc. awards Lutheran Cmty. Superior vena cava syndrome Board, Wilmington, 1991, 95; master poet Alfred I. DuPont School District.

Background

Michel, Sandra Seaton was born on January 30, 1935 in Hancock, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Donald Wylie and Mary Lucille (Finlayson) Seaton.

Education

Bachelor, Leland Stanford Junior University, 1980.

Career

Administrator Concordia Lutheran Church, Wilmington, 1985-1989. Teacher, junior high Coast Episcopal Schools, Pass Christian, Mississippi, 1982-1984. Editor Lenape Public, Wilmington, 1972-1978.

Resident artist Art Education Program Delaware Division Arts and National Endowment Arts, 1974—1978, 1985—2004. Board directors Spinnaker Finance, Wilmington, since 1985, Highland Public House, 1997—2002, Mobius, The Poetry Magazine, 1999—2005.

Membership

Board of directors Concordia Pre-School, Wilmington, 1985-1997. Member Delaware History Society, since 1985. Board directors, president Lutheran Cmty.

Superior vena cava syndrome, Wilmington, 1988-1995. Board directors Citizen Advisory Committee, Alfred I. DuPont District, 1975-1979, Technology Relocation Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., Wilmington, 1989-1994. Member National Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, Delaware Literary Connection, Diamond State Branch (branch president 1994-1996), National League of America Pen Women (Delaware state president 1996-1998, Children's Short Story 1st place award 1998).

Connections

Married Philip Raymond Michel, July 28, 1956. Children: John Donald, David Duncan, Timothy Douglas, Kristin.

father:
Donald Wylie Seaton

mother:
Mary Lucille (Finlayson) Seaton

spouse:
Philip Raymond Michel

children:
John Donald Michel

David Duncan Michel

Timothy Douglas Michel

Kristin Michel