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educator , information specialist , librarian

Ann Louise Breitenwischer, American information specialist, librarian, educator.


Breitenwischer, Ann Louise was born on January 18, 1942 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. Daughter of LeRoy O. and E. Louise (Krauss) Breitenwischer.


Bachelor of Science, Eastern Michigan University, 1965. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1969. Postgraduate, Western Michigan University, 1981.


Algebra and geometry teacher, Eaton Rapids (Michigan) Public Schools, 1965-1966;mathematics, geography and business teacher, Hartland (Michigan) Consolidated Schools, 1966-1967;assistant professor, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan, 1969-1981;associate professor, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan, 1981-1991;professor, education & social science liaison, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan, since 1991. Member of advisory board Mecosta-Osceola Alternative School, Big Rapids, since 1987. Vice chair University ednl.planning committee Ferris State University, 1978-1981, member outcomes assessment county, since 1992.

Chair History-Archival Advisory committee, 1994-1995.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Columnist American Association of University Women Michigan leader, 1983-1985.


Member National Education Association (local secretary 1976-1978), American Association of University Women (Michigan policy review committee 1983-1985, Big Rapids branch chair Educational Foundation/Booksale committee 1980-1991, Michigan board directors 1981-1985, Big Rapids branch president 1985-1989, Named Gift recipient 1983), Business and Professional Women/United States of America (Mecosta County Woman of Year 1987, local organization president-elect 1988-1989), Medical Library. Association, Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters (section chair 1984-1985), Michigan Library. Association (roundtable secretary-treasurer 1987-1988), Phi Delta Kappa (chapter president 1983-1984, 92-94, research representative since 1994).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, traveling.


LeRoy O. Breitenwischer

E. Louise (Krauss) Breitenwischer