100 Years of Alaska's Legislature
"From Territorial Days to Today"


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



Helen Beirne

OCCUPATION: Speech Pathologist, University Instructor from Anchorage

EMPLOYMENT: Speech Pathologist and Instructor, Alaska Methodist University;
Instructor, University of Alaska, Anchorage; Clinical Director, Alaska Crippled Children's Treatment Center;
Director of Research, Alaska Crippled Children's Treatment Center; Director, Bureau of Education of Handicapped Early Education Program

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: Commander, American Legion Post 21; Member, Alaska Mental Health Association; Member, Alaska Historical Society; Member, Anchorage Borough Health Board; Member, Comprehensive Health Planning Board

EDUCATION: College/University: University of Denver, PhD in Speech, Hearing Pathology Post Graduate: University of Syracuse; Stanford University; Northwestern University

MILITARY SERVICE: US Army, Women's Medical Specialist