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Legislature(1957-1958)

Committee/Member Information


Genie Chance
LEGISLATIVE SERVICE:
1969-1974 Representative District  
1975-1976 Senator District
OCCUPATION:
Public Relations Specialist from Anchorage
EMPLOYMENT:
Owner and Consultant, Public Relations Firm;
Newscaster and Editorialist, KENI-Radio-Television, Anchorage;
Newscaster and Editorialist, KFQD Radio, Anchorage;
Chairman and Vice Chairman, House Health Education and Social Services Committee;
Instructor of Speech and Radio, North Texas State University;
Public School Teacher: Speech, Radio, English and Government, Texas
AWARDS:
Received McCall's Magazine "Golden Mike" Award for her dedicated news commentary
and aftermath work following the 1964 earthquake that devastated Alaska;
Recipient, top Alaska Press Club Awards, 3 years running
BIRTH DATE/PLACE:
01/24/1927;
Texas
SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS:
Vice Chairman, Defense Advisory Committee for Women in the Service;
President and Member, Alaska Press Women's Association
EDUCATION:
College/University: North Texas State University, B.S. Degree, 1946;
Post Graduate: Baylor University
SPOUSE:
W.K. "Bill" Boardman
CHILDREN:
Winston Chance Jr., Albert Chance
SPECIAL INTERESTS:
Education, women's rights and issues