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Rita Ecke Altomara

Rita Ecke Altomara, American library director, writer. Member executive board Fort Lee History Society, since 1982; liaison Bergen County Office History and Cultural Affairs, Hackensack, New Jersey, since 1978; Member of American Library Association, New Jersey Library. Association.

Background

  • Altomara, Rita Ecke was born on June 27, 1950 in Englewood, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Russell and Rita (Walsh) Ecke.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Barnard College, New York City, 1972. Master of Science, Columbia University, New York City, 1975.

    Career

    • Junior library Fort Lee Public Library., New Jersey, 1974-1977, senior library, 1977-1980, principal library, 1980-1982, assistant director, 1982-1984, director, since 1984. Coordinator Women's Info and Referral Service, Fort Lee, since 1975.

    Works

    • Author: Hollywood on the Palisades, 1983. Contributing author: Encyclopedia of New Jersey, 2004.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member executive board Fort Lee History Society, since 1982. Liaison Bergen County Office History and Cultural Affairs, Hackensack, New Jersey, since 1978. Member of American Library Association, New Jersey Library.

    Association.

    Connections

    • Married Gary John Altomara, December 14, 1969. 1 child Ginevra Marie.
    • father: Russell Ecke
    • mother: Rita (Walsh) Ecke
    • spouse: Gary John Altomara
    • child: Ginevra Marie Altomara
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    Born June 27, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Barnard College
    • 1975
      Columbia University
    • 1974 - 1977
      Junior library Fort Lee Public Library
      New Jersey, United States
    • 1980 - 1982
      Junior library Fort Lee Public Library