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librarian , counseling administrator

Amelia L. González Echevarria, Puerto Rican librarian, counseling administrator.

Background

Echevarria, Amelia L. González was born on June 22, 1950 in Santurce, Puerto Rico. Daughter of Raul A. and Arminda (Echevarria) Gonzalez.

Education

Bachelor, University Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, 1967. Master of Library Science, University Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, 1975. Master of Arts, University Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, 1989.

Doctor of Education, Interam. University, San Juan, since 1992.

Career

Teacher special education Colegio Bautista Carolina (Puerto Rico), 1972-1973. District supervisor Youth Program of Puerto Rico, Carolina, 1973-1975. Library director New Hampshire College, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1985-1989, Municipality of San Juan, since 1975.

Counselor Fundacion Sida Puerto Rico, San Juan, since 1987. Member Asegrab, San Juan, since 1984, Pracde, San Juan, since 1985.

Religion

The committed individual Christian can and should approach God directly, and individual gifts of ministry received from God should be shared with others.

Politics

Christians should engage the culture through discipleship within the churches and through participation in the democratic public policy and political process in order to help fulfill the kingdom mandate taught in the Bible and expressed in the Baptist Faith to bring industry, government, and society as a whole under the sway of the principles of righteousness, truth, and brotherly love.

Views

God created humans to be able to innovate and evaluate new forms of living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Membership

Member council Municipal Assembly, Municipality of Carolina, 1972-1975. Secretary Democrat. Committee of Carolina, 1969-1972. Member Consejo Vecinal Seguridad, Isla Verde, Carolina, since 1989.

Assistant treasurer Salon de la Fama Deporte, Carolina, 1984-1986. Board directors Condominium St. Tropez, president since 1989, secretary 1987-1988. Secretary Asociación Condominios de Isla Verde, Puerto Rico, 1989-1992.

Member Vecinal Council for Security, since 1989. Volunteer Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Foundation of Puerto Rico, since 1987, counselor, since 1987. Member American Library Association, Sociedad de Bibliotecarios, Federación Nacional Puertorriqueña de Análisis Transaccional Inc., Association de Ex-Alumnos de la Escuela Graduuada de Bibliotecología (secretary 1984-1986), Puerto Rico Association for Counselling and Development.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, theater and arts, traveling, sewing.

Connections

Married Angel Sepulveda, September 11, 1980 (divorced 1982).

father:
Raul A. Gonzalez

mother:
Arminda (Echevarria) Gonzalez

spouse:
Angel Sepulveda