Culver High Alumni Bio's


Do not go where the path may lead, go instead
where there is no path and leave a trail.

~Ralph Waldo Emerson



Name-Maiden Name: Freda (Martin) Hinsche Otto

Year Graduated: 1965

Occupation-Occupations: Retired as Asst. Vice Chancellor, Calif. State Univ Chancellor's Office; 6 years as princple of Hinsche Otto Consulting.

Where are you living now: Long Beach, Calif; second home in New York City

Marital Status: Married to Gary Hinsche 16 years; Married to Doug Otto 22 years

Children: 2

Grandchildren: 5

After graduation: Phd in Public Administration at USC

What were your favorite places in Culver City: Meralta Theater, Titos, Vets Park while growing up, Culver Center to shop, LaBallona (B.aloney) Creek

Interests: Kayaking, river rafting, plays, opera and light opera, rug hooking.  Recently chaired LA County Task Force to study Civil Service Reform. Active in local politics.

Additional Comments: Living in Houston, Texas since September, 2010 while husband Doug is undergoing cancer treatment at MD Anderson Cancer Center.  Really hated to miss the Class of '65 reunion.

Email: fhinscheotto@charter.net