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Martina Darragh

Martina Darragh, American school librarian. Certified Montessori 1977. Fellow Watson Foundation, 1972-1973.

Background

  • Darragh, Martina was born on November 21, 1950 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Kim and Margaret Savage Darragh.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Trinity College, Washington, 1972. Master of Library Science, University Maryland, 1985.

    Career

    • Group associate Matthew Bender & Company, Washington, 1974—1976. Teacher Montessori School Champaign-Urbana, Champaign, Illinois, 1977—1978. Deck attendant Library.

      Congress, Washington, 1979—1980. Teacher Lanham (Maryland) International School, 1981—1982. Research assistant/associate KBL Group, Inc., Silver Spring, Maryland, 1983—1985.

      Management analyst INSLAW, Inc., Washington, 1985—1986. Database administrator National Medical Enterprises, 1986—1988. Technological services librarian Epilepsy Foundation of America, New Carrolton, Maryland, 1988—1993.

      Associate librarian National Center Education in Maternal and Child Health, Georgetown University, Arlington, Virginia, 1993—1995. Reference librarian National Reference Center Bioethics Literature, Kennedy Institute for Ethics, Georgetown University, Washington, since 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Montessori 1977.

    Works

    • Author: My Hands to Myself, 1975 (Creative Writing Fellowship, National Education Association, 1979), On the Corner to Off the Corner, 1981, Striking Resemblance, 1989, Against the Odds, 1989, Dream Rim Instructions, 1999.

    Connections

    • Married Peter Inman; 1 child Darragh Luke Inman.
    • father: Kim Darragh
    • mother: Margaret Savage Darragh
    • spouse: Peter Inman
    • child: Darragh Luke Inman Darragh
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    Born November 21, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Trinity College
    • 1985
      University Maryland
    • 1974 - 1976
      Group associate, Matthew Bender & Company
      Washington, United States
    • 1977 - 1978
      teacher, Montessori School Champaign-Urbana
      Champaign, Illinois, United States
    • 1979 - 1980
      deck attendant Library Congress
      Washington, United States
    • 1981 - 1982
      teacher, Lanham (Maryland) International School
    • 1983 - 1985
      research assistant/associate KBL Group
      Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
    • 1985 - 1986
      management, analyst INSLAW
      Washington, United States
    • 1986 - 1988
      database administrator, National Medical Enterprises
    • 1988 - 1993
      technological services librarian Epilepsy Foundation of American
      Maryland, United States
    • 1993 - 1995
      associate, librarian National Center Education in Maternal and Child Health
      Arlington, Virginia, United States
    • 1995
      reference librarian National Reference Center Bioethics Literature
      Washington, United States
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