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Marilyn Jean Valentino

Marilyn Jean Valentino, American English language educator. Certified in higher education administration. Recipient Teacher Excellence award National Institute Staff and Organizational Development, 1993, Women of Achievement Merit award Lorain County, 1994, others; Summer Study grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, 1995.

Background

  • Valentino, Marilyn Jean was born on October 28, 1951 in Youngstown, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Ralph A. and Beatrice A. (Capatosto) Valentino.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, Youngstown State University, 1973. Master of Arts in English, Youngstown State University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Rhetoric and Linguistics, Indian University Pennsylvania, 1992.

    Career

    • Teacher English Bacchus Marsh (Victoria, Australia) High School, 1975-1977, Geoghegan College, Melbourne, Australia, 1977-1979. Assistant manager Silverdale Hotel, London, 1979-1980. Instructor English Youngstown (Ohio) State University, 1980-1982.

      Professor Lorain County Community College, Elyria, Ohio, since 1982. Interim director division arts and humanities Lorain County Community College. Reviewer textbooks Harper, St. Martin's publications, 1993-1995.

      Consultant East Ohio Gas Company, Cleveland, 1992-1995.

    Major achievements

    • Certified in higher education administration.

    Works

    • Member editorial board Teaching English in the Two-Year College, since 1995.

    Membership

    Scholastic challeng reader high school competitions, Elyria, 1993-1995. Volunteer Habitat for Humanity, Oberlin, 1995. Member advisory board TYCA Midwest, since 1997.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, wool spinning.

    Connections

    • Married Thomas N. Cizmar, February 15, 1975.
    • father: Ralph A. Valentino
    • mother: Beatrice A. (Capatosto) Valentino
    • spouse: Thomas N. Cizmar
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    Born October 28, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      Youngstown State University
    • 1982
      Youngstown State University
    • 1992
      Indian University Pennsylvania
    • 1975 - 1977
      Teacher, English Bacchus Marsh (Victoria
    • 1977 - 1979
      Teacher, English Bacchus Marsh (Victoria
      Melbourne, Florida, United States
    • 1979 - 1980
      assistant, manager Silverdale Hotel
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1980 - 1982
      instructor, English Youngstown (Ohio) State University
    • 1982
      professor, Lorain County Community College
      Elyria, Ohio, United States