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House District 23
Dorothy Garrett, Democrat



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DATE OF BIRTH: July 14, 1934
PLACE OF BIRTH: Postville, Iowa
SPOUSE: Bob
CHILDREN: Tom, Anne, Dan
RESIDENCE ADDRESS:
1807 Kalgin Street
Anchorage, Alaska 99504
MAILING ADDRESS:
PO Box 212591
Anchorage, AK 99521-2591
E-MAIL ADDRESS: ddgarret@alaska.net
OCCUPATION: Educator

LENGTH OF RESIDENCY
IN ALASKA:
32 years
Anchorage: 1966-present

EDUCATION:
East High School, Waterloo, IA, 1948-52, Diploma. Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA, 1952-56, B.A. Music/Secondary Education Certificate. University of Alaska Anchorage, 1977, M.A. Elementary Education; UAA, 1985, Elementary Principal's Certificate.

POLITICAL AND GOVERNMENT POSITIONS:
Legislative Aide, Rep. Bettye Davis, 1995-96 (session)

BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS:
Elementary Teacher, Anchorage School District; 19 years, retired 1994. Director of Music, Central Lutheran Church, 1968-91.

SERVICE ORGANIZATION(S) MEMBERSHIP:
American Guild of Organists; Dean, 4 terms. Anchorage Concert Associates; President, 1989-91. Anchorage Concert Association; Board of Directors and Officer, 1986-93. Officer: Anchorage Women's Political Caucus, Northeast Community Council, Northeast Community Center. Court-Appointed Special Advocate, Office of Public Advocacy.

SPECIAL INTERESTS:
Children, music, family, church

OTHER:
Founder and first director of annual presentation of the "Messiah." Recipient of 1998 Community Service, University of Alaska Anchorage Alumnae Association.


STATEMENT:

You have given me a vision for the future.
It includes

I have experience to work with you to achieve this vision. I am
I have the commitment to do a good job as your representative. I will work with you on your vision for Muldoon. I will listen with respect and be a representative of whom you can be proud.

It is time to return to a government that people can be proud of and to a legislature that people can respect. Working together with commitment, we can make this happen.

I would appreciate your vote.


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