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Spring 5-8-2014

Quick Facts

  • Lois West campaigned statewide in her husband's gubernatorial race and became an authoritative voice for physical education during the couple’s tenure as Governor and First Lady from 1971-75.
  • She was a 40-year member of the Board of Directors of The Muscular Dystrophy Association of America (MDA) and served two terms as chair, being the first woman to do so.