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Maria R. Sheetz

Maria R. Sheetz, Argentinian, American rehabilitation program administrator. Recipient Certified Appreciation, Texas Department Health, Austin, 1981. Member International Association Psychosocial Rehabilitation (board directors since 1989), Association Psychosocial Services (president since 1989), Smithsonian Associates.

Background

  • Sheetz, Maria R. was born on December 8, 1948 in Villa Nueva, Cordoba, Argentina. Came to the United States, 1976. Daughter of Jacinto D. and Filomena T. (Roganti) Mercadal.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Wayland Baptist College, 1966. Master of Science, Boston University, 1990.

    Career

    • Teacher Consejo de Menores y Familia, Cordoba, 1972-1975. Language laboratory technician Georgia State University, Atlanta, 1976-1977. Teacher Center Plains Mental Health/Mental Regardation, Plainview, Texas, 1979-1980.

      Case manager Center Plains Mental Health and Mental Retardation, 1980-1986, coordinator community support program, since 1986, technical assistant, since 1988.

    Politics

    Church members should educate themselves on the moral issues being debated in the public arena.

    Religion

    Christ died on the cross to give humans the promise of everlasting life, but this requires that each individual accepts Christ into his life and asks for forgiveness.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    The family is the basic human community through which persons are nurtured and sustained in mutual love, responsibility, respect, and fidelity.

    Membership

    Member International Association Psychosocial Rehabilitation (board directors since 1989), Association Psychosocial Services (president since 1989), Smithsonian Associates.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, gardening, weightlifting, collecting plates and boxes.

    Connections

    • Married Richard H. Sheetz, June 14, 1974 (divorced November 1989). Children: Sebastian R., Debborah M.
    • father: Jacinto D. Mercadal
    • mother: Filomena T. (Roganti) Mercadal
    • spouse: Richard H. Sheetz
    • children: Sebastian R. Sheetz
    • Debborah M. Sheetz
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    Born December 8, 1948
    (age 68)
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