Title: Executive Secretary (Retired)
Company: U.S. Department of the Interior
Location: Savannah, Georgia, United States
Betty Rachel Vaughndorf, Retired Executive Secretary with the U.S. Department of the Interior, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in public service administration.
A leading expert in the field, Ms. Vaughndorf retired in 1963, having been a secretary with the United States Department of the Interior since 1957. In addition to this role, she was a stenographer with the United States Information Agency from 1951 to 1956, the Smithsonian Institution from 1948 to 1950, and with the United States Maritime Commission from 1942 to 1947.
Ms. Vaughndorf first began working during World War II, joining the government and aiming to improve herself and gain experience. She earned a degree from Ryan’s Business College in 1944, subsequently completing coursework with Corcoran Art School in 1948 and with Abbott Art School in 1950. A member of the Savannah Art Association and the American Association of Retired Persons, Ms. Vaughndorf received an Outstanding Achievement in Amateur Photography Award from the International Society of Photographers in 2004 and 2005. She has also been listed in several editions of Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who of American Women.
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