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Gallery director

Trudy Ann Olson Woods, American Gallery director. Board of directors, president League of Women Voters of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Washington, 1978-1981, League of Women Voters of Cowlitz County, Longview, Washington, 1981-1997. Member Oregon Potters Association.

Background

Woods, Trudy Ann Olson was born on March 14, 1946 in Mason City, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Arnold E. and Audrey A. (Makeever) Olson.

Education

Bachelor, Grinnell (Iowa) College, 1968. Master of Arts in Teaching, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1969.

Career

Teacher, Highland Park (Illinois) School District, 1968-1969;teacher, Moreno Valley High School, Sunnymead, California, 1970-1972;teacher, McNary High School, Salem, Oregon, 1974-1976;teacher, Hoquiam (Washington) High School, 1976-1978;teacher, Lower Columbia College, Longview, Washington, 1988-1989;art gallery director, Lower Columbia College, Longview, Washington, since 1991;artist, owner, Woods Pottery, since 1979. Founder, treasurer Broadway Gallery, Longview, since 1982.

Membership

Board of directors, president League of Women Voters of Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Washington, 1978-1981, League of Women Voters of Cowlitz County, Longview, Washington, 1981-1997. Member Oregon Potters Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bridge, sailing, reading, cooking.

Connections

Married Michael G. Woods, June 15, 1969.

father:
Arnold E. Olson

mother:
Audrey A. (Makeever) Olson

spouse:
Michael G. Woods