Claudia W. Gauen was born in Oakland, California in 1920. She attended the University of California at Berkeley and graduated in 1943 as the only woman in her class. She married George Mueller Gauen, a Lt. Cmdr in the US Navy in Berkeley, CA in 1947. They had three children, Joseph Gauen, Nancy Gillette and Daniel Gauen. … Read more Gauen, Claudia W.
Early life and Education Iris S. Alex was born in New York, NY, in 1926. She attended Brooklyn College, earning a B.Arch in 1947. Alex later attended the Institute of Design at the Illinois Institute of Technology, graduating in 1950. She also held an M.A. in Urban Planning from New York University. Career in … Read more Alex, Iris S.
Nancy Abshire was a founding member of Chicago Women in Architecture.