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12-20-10 Town Council Packets(3) MARIAN MARTHA PETERS FAMILY HISTORY My family has been in Colorado since 1900. I began visiting the Aspen /Snowmass Valley in 1971 and have been a non resident homeowner in'Snowinass Village for 27 years. EXPERIENCE Secondary and College English Teacher for 15 years in Illinois, Okinawa and Dayton; Ohio... Leadership Dayton Year long training program run by the Chamber 6f Commerce. Grimmy, Inc. President since 1984 of a multimedia company producing Mike Peters editorial cartoons and the comic strip Mother Goose Grimm which appears in over 800 papers worldwide. NON PROFIT Dayton Museum of Natural History Worked on the discovery and establishment of a prehistoric Indian village, Sun Watch. Dayton Art Institute Helped produce Oktoberfest as main fundraising event, Dayton Art'Ball. Dayton Ballet Worked on fundraising galas, sponsored dancers and ballets. Children's Medical Center Worked on their yearly Christmas Fundraising auction. Muse Machine Art outreach that focused on bringing music, opera and ballet to all public school students. Antioch University Board of Trustees member for 12 years. Kids Voting Worked to help bring an understanding of voting into public schools. Sarasota Ballet Brought the Eddie Tousaint Montreal Ballet to Sarasota. Sarasota Comedy Festival Worked as Chairman adding a cancer wing to the Sarasota Memorial Hospital and produced an annual 4 days of stand up comedy, seminars and a Cartoon Gala. Arts Council Worked on bringing the arts back into public schools. Child Protection Center Worked on building a shelter for abused children in Sarasota. Sarasota Philharmonic- Performed "Peter and the Wolf' with illustrations by Mike Peters. SOS Worked on Save Our Sand which raised $500,000 to stop the Army Corps from destroying offshore habitats. EDUCATION BA, Washington University MA, Miami of Ohio Ph.D. (ABD), Ohio State University PO Box 6874,94 Meadow Rd. Snowmass Village, CO 81615 970 923 -4942 marian @grimmy.com