Hattie Hester

Retired elementary school teacher and school librarian, Hattie Hester, was born in Temple, Texas in June 1945. She graduated from Chicago State University, formally Chicago Teachers College, with a BS in Elementary Education and later received a MA in Political Science from Governors State University. As a founding member of DWSS, she envisions the organization as an important forum for women to become more informed on issues. In addition to her commitment to DWSS, her hobbies include reading, playing the piano, researching her family’s history, acting and gardening.