2011 KCET Women's Council Star Luncheon | KCET
2011 KCET Women's Council Star Luncheon
KCET honored the exemplary service and dedication of two
extraordinary leaders Shirley Baskin Familian and Betty Underwood
Deutsch at the seventh annual STAR Luncheon that took place at the Four
Seasons Hotel in September 2011.
Baskin Familian has been a passionate leader since KCET went on the air
in 1964. She was deeply involved in establishing the KCET Women's
Council, a voluntary group that supports KCET's vision and mission in
the community, and also has served on the KCET Board of Directors. Her
vision and energy have ignited the enthusiasm of volunteers as well as
viewers for nearly five decades.
Underwood Deutsch continually has widened the circle of KCET supporters
since 1977. A dedicated and inspiring Women's Council president from
1992-1993, Betty has graciously opened her beautiful home for volunteer
projects and special events throughout the years. A former Hollywood
starlet from Ohio, Betty came to Los Angeles under contract with Warner
Bros. and appeared in numerous films at RKO including Girl from Jones
Beach with Ronald Reagan.
KCET celebrates these remarkable women's past and continued contributions to public television and KCET.