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Vicki Lynn Himes Gadberry, American librarian. Certified media coordinator North Carolina Department Public Instruction.

Background

Gadberry, Vicki Lynn Himes was born on January 3, 1950 in Frederick, Maryland, United States. Daughter of Guilford Swisher and Eloise Alberta (Twentey) Himes.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Maryland, 1971. Master of Library Science, University South Carolina, 1974. Postgraduate, Penland School Crafts, 1996.

Postgraduate, Sul Ross State University, 1998.

Career

Media coordinator North Carolina Public Schools, Fayetteville, 1976-1978, Hendersonville, 1980-1985, Asheville, 1985-1988. Public services coordinator Mars Hill (North Carolina) College, 1990-1992, reference services library, 1992-1997. Assistant executive director, administration Fort Davis (Texas) Chamber of Commerce, since 1998.

Owner Off The Wall Photos & Art, since 2001. On-site director Children's Art in the Mountains Program, Marshall, North Carolina, summer 1992, teacher fiber art, summer 1990. Artist-in-residence Mountain Arts Program, Waynesville, North Carolina, 1990.

Achievements

  • Certified media coordinator North Carolina Department Public Instruction.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Project designer book: Molas!, 1998. Contributor articles, reviews, index to professional publications.

Membership

Member planning committee Beacon Handloom Weaving Show, Asheville, North Carolina, 1988, 90-92, chair, 1989. Board directors Children's Art in the Mountains Program, Marshall, North Carolina, 1991-1993. Member Handweavers Guild American (organizational C.O.E. Weaving committee co-chair 1992-1994), Southwest Women's Fiber Art Collective, Mogollon Rim Fiber Guild.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Weaving, photography, art.

Connections

Married Eric Brett Gadberry, August 15, 1971.

father:
Guilford Swisher Himes

mother:
Eloise Alberta (Twentey) Himes

spouse:
Eric Brett Gadberry