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artist , art educator

Wonda Yvette Hillard, American art educator, artist. Grantee, Alliance Quality Education, Greenville, 2002. Board member Bethelhem Baptist Christian Academy; Member of South Carolina Alliance Art Educators, South Carolina Educators Association, South Carolina Art Educators Association (Western region coordinator), National Art Educators Association.

Background

Hillard, Wonda Yvette was born on November 20, 1958 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Richard Hillard and Angela McFadden Watkins.

Education

Bachelor in Art Education, South Carolina State University, 1981. Master of Education, South Carolina State University, 1988.

Career

Educator art Bowman Elementary School, South Carolina, 1981—1988, St. George Elementary School, St. George, 1988—1996, Tri County Sch.s, Walterboro, 1992—1998, Brook Glenn Elementary School, Taylors, 1996—1998, Oakview Elementary School, Simpsonville, 1996—2002, Phillis Wheatley Center, Greenville, 2002, Bell's Crossing Elementary School, Simpsonville, since 2002. Presenter Intergrating Art in Curriculum, Simpsonville, South Carolina, 2002. Public relations Kenny Smith Basketball Camp, St. George, 1995.

President St. George Elementary School Parent-Teachers Association, 1993—1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Moja Arts Festival, 2002, Claflin University, 2002, murals, Instructor magazine, 1984, exhibited in group shows at Spoleto, MOJA, Gallery Cornelia, 2004, Greenville County Schools, 2009, 2010. Conference coordinator, presenter SCAEA, Jump Out Conference, 2008-2010, Furman University, 2008, 2010.

Membership

Board member Bethelhem Baptist Christian Academy. Member of South Carolina Alliance Art Educators, South Carolina Educators Association, South Carolina Art Educators Association (Western region coordinator), National Art Educators Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, kickboxing, aerobics, dance, drawing, basket weaving.

Connections

Married J. B. Utsey, September 5, 1982 (divorced May 1996). Children: Jasmine A. Utsey, Jared B. Utsey.

father:
Richard Hillard

mother:
Angela McFadden Watkins

spouse:
J. B. Utsey

children:
Jasmine A. Utsey Hillard

Jared B. Utsey Hillard