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Alma Peters

Alma Peters, American rehabilitation services professional. Certified speech/language pathologist, Wisconsin. Recipient Woman of Achievement award Milwaukee area Girl Scouts United States, 1987, Outstanding Alumna award College Speech, 1992, 3d Annual Human Service award.

Background

  • Peters, Alma was born on January 29, 1953 in Trenton. Daughter of Joseph Francis and Alma (Mitroscak) Peters.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Marquette University, 1975. Master of Science, Marquette University, 1976. Master of Business Administration, Cardinal Stritch, 1994.

    Career

    • Speech pathologist Milwaukee Public Schools, 1976-1978, Rehabilitation Associates, Mequon, Wisconsin, 1978, director speech department, 1978-1987. Regional vice president Medical Rehabilitation Wisconsin, 1988-1993. National accountant manager Nova Care Incorporated, New York Berlin, Wisconsin, 1993-1994.

      National clinical manager The Blaris Group, 1994-1998. Consultant Heritage Healthcare Group, since 1998. Consultant Blue Cross/Blue Sheild, Milwaukee, 1986-1988.

      Guest lecturer Marquette University, Milwaukee, since 1980, University Wisconsin, Eau Claire, 1988, Whitewater, since 1985. Advisory panel College Communication, Journalism and Performing Arts, Marquette University, 1988-1990, national advisory council, since 1990.

    Major achievements

    • Certified speech/language pathologist, Wisconsin.

    Membership

    Member American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (legislation councilor since 1991, Wisconsin delegate Emerging Leaders Institute 1990, Award of Continuing Education 1985, 89, 91,), Wisconsin Speech-Language-Hearing Association (president 1989-1990, licensure committee 1987-1990, representative-at-large 1987-1988, convention co-chair 1987, Outstanding Service award 1992, Honors of the Association 1999), PAC (board directors 1997-1998, chair since 1999).

    Connections

    • father: Joseph Francis Peters
    • mother: Alma (Mitroscak) Peters
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    Born January 29, 1953
    (age 64)
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