Mildred West named to Who's Who in the World Ada artist Mildred West has been notified by the editors that her biography was selected for inclusion in the 2010 edition of Who's Who in the World. She was commended for her outstanding contribution to art education.
An East Central University alumni, and former Tulsa resident, West has lived in Pontotoc County since 1972 and has taught oil painting classes most of that time.
She is semi-retired and has moved her studio near her home northeast of Francis, but continues to instruct a class of ladies, that meets weekly at Ada's Marie Bailey building. She is a member of Ada Artists Association, Magic Brush Art Guild, Laureate Eta chapter of Beta Sigma Phi and is chairman of Pontotoc County Farm Bureau Women's Committee.
West is a 1982 graduate of East Central University.