Oral history interview with Lisa Kranseler, June 3, 2019  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Kranseler, Lisa
Oral history interview with Lisa Kranseler
June 3, 2019 (inclusive)
4 digital files (0.72 GB)
Collection Number
6336 (Accession No. 6336-001)
Oral history interview with Lisa Kranseler conducted by Nancy Blase and Janice Rabkin on July 17, 2019.
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Lisa Kranseler is committed to building partnerships and developing public awareness about Jewish communities in Washington State. Born in Queens, New York, Lisa grew up in New City, New York, in Rockland County. In 1984, Lisa received a Bachelor of Economics degree from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, passing the CPA exam. A few years later, Lisa graduated from the Bentley University Graduate School of Business. In 2006, Lisa received her certificate in Museum Studies at the University of Washington. That same year, Lisa became the Executive Director of the Washington State Historical Society. She has served on the board of the Association of King County Historical Organizations for over six years, received the Gus Norwood Volunteer Scholarship from the Washington Museum Association, won a fellowship from the Council of American Jewish Museum Association, and was awarded a grant by the American Association of State and Local History for Project Management at the Washington State History Museum.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Oral history interview with Lisa Kranseler conducted by Nancy Blase and Janice Rabkin on July 17, 2019.

Other Descriptive InformationReturn to Top

Forms part of the Washington State Jewish Historical Society.

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Alternative Forms Available

Listen to the audio recording and view the transcript of this interview on the Libraries Digital Collections site

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Creator's copyrights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries Special Collections.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Jewish women--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)
  • Personal Names :
  • Kranseler, Lisa--Interviews
  • Corporate Names :
  • Association of King County Historical Organizations
  • Washington State Jewish Historical Society
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Blase, Nancy (interviewer)
    • Rabkin, Janice (interviewer)
    • Corporate Names :
    • Washington State Jewish Archives (University of Washington) (host institution)