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Ursula Gerda Kreis, German photographers' representative. Member Overseas Press Club, Society Photographers and Artists Representatives.

Background

Kreis, Ursula Gerda was born on February 3, 1928 in Wilhelmshaven, Basse Saxonia, West Germany. Came to the United States, 1961.

Education

Graduated from high school, Cuxhaven, West Germany.

Career

Apprentice Heinrich Ollenschlager, Cuxhaven, 1948-1950. Bookkeeper, secretary Suddeutsche Rohtabake, Grossachsen, West Germany, 1950-1952. Executive secretary Carl Freudenberg, Weinheim, West Germany, 1952-1959.

Stagiaire Simrit, Paris, 1959-1961. Office manager PIP Photos, New York City, 1961-1967. Principal Ursula for the Better Picture (name changed to Ursula Inc.), since 1967.

Board directors Society Photographer and Artist Republican, New York City. Vice president Picture Agency Council American, New York City, 1965-1966.

Membership

Member Overseas Press Club, Society Photographers and Artists Representatives.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, skiing, canoeing, hiking, cultural events.