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Adrienne Gratia O'Brien

Adrienne Gratia O'Brien, American communications educator. Member project steering committee Where Are the Women?, 2002; board directors Girl Scouts of Nassau County, since 2002; Member of Women on the Job (vice president 1995—2004), Alpha Epsilon Rho (honorary).

Background

  • O'Brien, Adrienne Gratia was born on November 19, 1935 in New York City. Daughter of John Robert and Regina C. (Murphy) O'B.

  • Education

    • AB, Hunter College, New York City. Master of Arts, Villanova University, Pennsylvania. Master of Arts, Villanova University, Pennsylvania.

      Doctor of Philosophy, Syracuse University.

    Career

    • Faculty Cabrini College, Radnor, Pennsylvania, 1962-1968, director Research and Development, 1971-1972. Professor, chair Master of Arts program New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, 1974-1978, dean School Media and Arts, 1979-1991, professor communications arts, since 1992. President Agency for International Development Associates, New York City, 1972-1974, Creative Consultant, Port Washington, New York, since 1992.

      Reviewer National Council Humanities, Washington, 1981. President Women in Instructional Technology, Washington, 1981.

    Works

    • Editor: Computer Based Training Today, 1987. Producer, director (video) Then and Now, 1995 (Communicator award, 1996), Legacy of Mother Ursula, 1996 (Communicator award, 1997), Maritime Museum of Long Island, founder, executive producer Long Island News tonight, 1984. Reviewer: Journal Staff Development, 1990.

    Membership

    Member project steering committee Where Are the Women?, 2002. Board directors Girl Scouts of Nassau County, since 2002. Member of Women on the Job (vice president 1995—2004), Alpha Epsilon Rho (honorary).

    Personality

    Interests

    Videography.

    Connections

    • Married David G. Salten, December 21, 1987 (deceased October 2006).
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    Born November 19, 1935
    • 1962 - 1968
      Faculty Cabrini College
      Radnor, Ohio, United States
    • 1974 - 1978
      professor, chair Master of Arts program New York Institute
      Old Westbury, New York, United States
    • 1974 - 1978
      Technology, chair Master of Arts program New York Institute
      Old Westbury, New York, United States
    • 1979 - 1991
      professor, chair Master of Arts program New York Institute
    • 1979 - 1991
      Technology, chair Master of Arts program New York Institute
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