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Museum director

Vicki Kes, museum director. Recipient Top 20 Events in the South East award Southeast Tourism Society, Atlanta, 1986-1987, 88, 91, Head Start Volunteer award, 1994.

Background

Kes, Vicki was born on June 2, 1952 in Bessemer, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Gerald Vance and Marjorie Jean (Bush) George.

Career

Office worker Mining Corporation of the South, Vance, Alabama, 1978-1979. Artist, sign painter Bob's Sign Shop, Midfield, since 1980. Director Iron & Steel Museum of Alabama, McCalla, since 1980.

Program completion Office of Mus Programs, Smithsonian, Washington, 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Artist (book) Tannehill Crafts, 1982.

Religion

God alone is the Creator and is alone to be worshipped. The creation was made by God alone, and is to be respected and cared for but not worshipped.

Politics

All Christians should vote in accordance with biblical values rather than according to party lines, personalities, or candidate rhetoric.

Views

Language of a derogatory nature (with regard to race, nationality, ethnic background, gender, sexuality, and physical differences) does not reflect value for one another and contradicts the Christian teaching.

Membership

Events Planner Alabama Reunion State of Alabama, Montgomery, 1989. Member Alabama Preservation Alliance, Society Industrial Archaeology, National Trust for History Preservation, Birmingham Area Museum Association, American Association State and Local History (program completion 1980), American Association Museum, Alabama Museum Association (secretary-treasurer 1983-1985, chair committee Southeastern Museums Conference 1999, co-chair committee 2000, Meritorious Service award 1983), Alabama State Employees Association (president Tannehill chapter 1993-1999).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Pen, ink drawings, painting.

Connections

Married Pieter A. Kes, Senior, November, 2002. Children: Alissa Henson, Rebecca Hubbard.

father:
Gerald Vance George

mother:
Marjorie Jean (Bush) George

spouse:
Pieter A. Kes

children:
Alissa Henson Kes

Rebecca Hubbard Kes