Covell & Brinley Awards

A Davis Tradition Since 1944

shirley a. goldman - 2009 (covell)

Goldman was a math lecturer at UC Davis, eventually becoming the associate dean at the College of Letters and Science.  During that time, and after an early retirement, she did an amazing amount of volunteer work in Davis:

—Davis Art Center and Pence Gallery late 60s, early 70s: served as treasurer

—Church of St. Martin:  volunteering

—AARP Tax-Aide Volunteer:  in late ‘80s prepared tax returns for low income residents and trained new preparers

—Homeowners & Renters Assistance Program in the ‘90s:  assisted disabled and senior residents in filling out forms, requiring tremendous preparation annually

—Davis Community Meals and Homeless Shelter

—Yolo County Historical Society:  board 2000-03, researched and planned 10 trips to historic communities, worked on grants for projects

—Yolo County Archives:  worked and served as docent

—Treasurer:  DAC, Pence, UCD Library Assos, Historical Soc., UCD Emeriti Assn.


Awards presented at Chamber Dinner Jan 30, 20l1, UCD’s ARC Ballroom