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Alma Dorothy 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 Svc. award.

Background

Peters, Alma Dorothy 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;speech pathologist, Rehabilitation Associations, Mequon, Wisconsin, 1978;director speech department, Rehabilitation Associations, Mequon, Wisconsin, 1978-1987;regional vice president, Medical Rehabilitation Wisconsin, Mequon, 1988-1993;national accountant manager, Nova Care Incorporated, New York Berlin, Wisconsin, 1993-1994;director clinical operations, Cannon & Associations, New Berlin, since 1994. Consultant Blue Cross/Blue Sheild, Milwaukee, 1986-1988. Guest lecturer Marquette U., Milwaukee, since 1980, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, 1988, Whitewater, since 1985.

Advisory panel College Communication, Journalism and Performing Arts, Marquette U., 1988-1990, national advisory county, since 1990.

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).