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Donna L. Fossum

Donna L. Fossum, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1976, Illinois 1978., District of Columbia 1978. Member planning commission City of Alexandria, Virginia, since 1990. Member American Bar Association (vice chair legislation coordinating committee public contract law section 1990-1992), University New Mexico Alumni Association (president Washington chapter 1984-1990), Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

  • Fossum, Donna L. was born on February 5, 1949 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Donald E. and Esther O. (Sondreal) Fossum.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University New Mexico, 1971. Master of Arts, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1974. Juris Doctor, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1975.

      Doctor of Philosophy, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1981.

    Career

    • Research attorney American Bar Foundation, Chicago, 1975-1980. Counsel Committee on Government Operations, United States House of Representatives, Washington, 1981-1988. Deputy associate administrator Office Federal Procurement Policy Office of the President, 1988-1989.

      Attorney Dilworth, Paxson, Kalish & Kauffman, 1989-1990. Senior advisor resources development National Science Foundation, 1991-1992. Senior policy analyst Research and Development, since 1992.

      Advisory committee legal advocacy fund American Association of University Women, Washington, 1981-1992.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1976, Illinois 1978., District of Columbia 1978.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, numerous speeches.

    Membership

    Member planning commission City of Alexandria, Virginia, since 1990. Member American Bar Association (vice chair legislation coordinating committee public contract law section 1990-1992), University New Mexico Alumni Association (president Washington chapter 1984-1990), Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Writing, painting.

    Connections

    • father: Donald E. Fossum
    • mother: Esther O. (Sondreal) Fossum
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    Born February 5, 1949
    (age 68)
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