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Janet Terry Raffalow

Janet Terry Raffalow, American law librarian. Certified community college teacher, California. Recipient Attorney General's award for excellence, 1991.

Background

  • Raffalow, Janet Terry was born on October 11, 1947 in Burbank, California, United States. Daughter of Melvin and Honey (Sobel) Whitney.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1968. Master of Library Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1969. Certified in public administration, University of California at Los Angeles, 1980.

    Career

    • Young adult library Los Angeles Public Library., 1969-1970. Library California Attorney General's Library., Los Angeles, 1970-1978. Supervising library California Attorney General's Library, Los Angeles, since 1978.

    Major achievements

    • Certified community college teacher, California.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Jewish

    Membership

    Volunteer Public television-KCET, Los Angeles, since 1973. Vice chairman Los Angeles Junior Chamber of C., 1979-1981. Volunteer citizens commission Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, 1982-1984.

    Member City of Hope. Member Los Angeles Law Libraries Association (long-range planning committee), American Association Law Libraries (certified), Southern California Association Law Libraries, University of California at Los Angeles Library. School Alumni Association, Sunshines of Cedars Sinai (vice president 1971-1973).

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, photography, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Richard Elliott Raffalow, June 9, 1984. 1 child, Melissa Rose.
    • father: Melvin Whitney
    • mother: Honey (Sobel) Whitney
    • spouse: Richard Elliott Raffalow
    • child: Melissa Rose Raffalow
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    Born October 11, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1969
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1980
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1969 - 1970
      Young adult library Los Angeles Public Library
    • 1970 - 1978
      library California Attorney, General's Library
    • 1978
      supervising library California Attorney, General's Library
      Los Angeles, California, United States

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