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Clark, Jeannine Smith (10/05/1928-10/4/2018)

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Subject:
Clark, Jeannine Smith 1928-2018  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Citizen Regent  Search this
Board of Regents Audit and Review Committee  Search this
Board of Regents Audit and Review Committee. Personnel Committee  Search this
Type:
Biographies
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
Regent Tenure: 8/26/1983-1994
Category:
Smithsonian Board of Regents
Regent type:
Citizen
State:
District of Columbia
Short Legal Citation:
97 Stat. 493 (1983)
103 Stat. 1327 (1989)
Notes:
For additional information, see "The Torch," October 1983. Clark was the only African-American member of the Board at that time and the third woman to serve on the Board of Regents.
Who's Who in American Politics. Seventh edition, 1979-1980. New York: R. R. Bowker, 1979.
Summary:
Occupation: Educator
Number of Terms: 2
Committees/Roles: Member and Chair, Audit and Review Committee, 1985-1994, serving as Chair, 1994; Personnel Committee of the Audit and Review Committee, 1989-1994; Clark chaired the Cultural Education Committee, established in 1987, to consider questions of representation of minorities and sensitivity to cultural pluralism in the Smithsonian's exhibit programs. Was appointed Chair of the National Portrait Gallery Commission in 1989.
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Regents  Search this
Educators  Search this
Women--History  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11149