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Gloria B Moss (Siegel)

Gloria B. Moss, Former American computer company executive. Certified teacher English, drama, English to Speakers of Other Languages Florida. Recipient Research award, Children's Theatre Association, 1981, certified of Recognition, Broward City School Board, Fort Lauderdale, 1990, 1991, Outstanding Achievement award, Broward Community College, 1984; Teacher Directed Improvement Fund grantee, School Board Broward City, 1990, 1991.

Background

  • Moss, Gloria B. was born on March 22, 1946 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1968. Master of Education, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1981.

    Career

    • Instructor drama Broward Community College, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1981—1985, adjunct instructor, 1991—1999. Teacher Broward City School District, 1985—1987, chairperson English department, 1987—1991. Adjunct instructor Florida Atlantic University, 1991—1999.

      Technical specialist School Board Broward City, 1999—2001. Director product management Compass Learning, Weston, since 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher English, drama, English to Speakers of Other Languages Florida.

    Works

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democratic Party

    Views

    I believe in chaos theory. You can plan and plan but better be ready when something unexpected occurs.

    Two favorite sayings: "Man plans and God laughs." Perseverantia vincit: Perseverance conquers.

    Membership

    Member of Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Organization of Women, Software and Information Industry Association, International Society Tch. Education.

    Personality

    ,Despite holding many leadership positions, Gloria believes in a cooperative work environment rather than top-down directives. She values the ideas, opinions and knowledge of all her staff members and encourage them to contribute in a creative way. She has been a fighter for workers at all levels, holding positions as Union Steward for teachers and fighting for their rights as professionals.

    She believes the arts are key in bringing out the talent in people and in education and has fought for schools to include dance, drama, music and art in the classroom since the beginning of her career.

    Quotes from others about the person

    Gloria is a consummate professional who is smart and hard working . She is well respected by her peers, subordinates and managers for her insights and her openness towards new ideas. Gloria is an asset to any team she chooses to align herself with.March 23, 2010, (Rajeev Puri managed Gloria B. indirectly at CompassLearning)

    Gloria is an amazing colleague who shares her wisdom and experience that she has gained over the years in both business and education. August 26, 2008, (Charles Grimes worked directly with Gloria B. at Broward County School District).

    Gloria is a true professional educator and teacher with expertise in technology, curriculum development, assessment, and professional development.

    (April 20, 2013, Sue Kinder worked directly with Gloria B. at Broward County School District)

    Interests

    Philosophers & Thinkers : Albert Camus, Erich Fromm, Aristotle, Buddhism, Plato,

    Politicians: John Kennedy, Nelson Mandela, Golda Meir

    Writers: Dostoyevski, Shakespeare, Yeats, T.S. Eliot, Joyce, modern mystery writers,

    Artists: Pablo Picasso, Toulouse Lautrec, Salvador Dali

    Sport & Clubs: American Football, European Football, Ice Hockey, baseball. Yankees,

    Theater, travel, art appreciation and creation, dance and other exercise

    Music & Bands: Rock, Jazz, Classical

    Connections

    • Single and has a married daughter and a son
    • father: Herbert Martin Siegel
    • mother: Mildred Vineberg

    References

    • Biography
      2016
    • Biography appears in Marquis "Who's Who in America." Gloria B. Moss computer company executive; B Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL Country: United States

    • NBCNews.com Video Player
      2014
    • I have become quite interested in investing since retiring and becoming a consultant. See: NBC Nightly News interview: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/41758765#41758765 Retirees’ 401(k) Accounts Rebounds With Market, but Still Has a Way to Go (See: ABC News Interview) http://www.google.com/search?q=gloria+moss+401k&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a&safe=strict

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    Born March 22, 1946
    (age 71)
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    • 1968
      Temple University
    • 1973
      Temple University
    • 1981
      New York University
    • 1981 - 1985
      Instructor, drama Broward Community College
      Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
    • 1985 - 1987
      teacher, Broward City School District
    • 1987 - 1991
      teacher, Broward City School District
    • 1991 - 1999
      adjunct instructor, Florida Atlantic University
    • 1999 - 2001
      technical specialist, School Board Broward City
    • 2001
      director, product management Compass Learning
      Weston, Missouri, United States
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