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naturalist , Computer scientist

Barbara Florence Medina, American Computer scientist. Achievements include development of methodology for systems analysis which incorporates time in the analysis. F C. Recipient Distinguished Svc. award Data Processing Management Association, 1977. Board of directors Montgomery County Cmty. television, 1997&. Member New York Academy Sciences, Maryland. Native Plant Society (president 1992-1995).

Background

Medina, Barbara Florence was born on April 5, 1931 in New York City. Daughter of Joseph and Victoria (Abramowitz) Hertz.

Education

Bachelor, Hunter College, New York City, 1952. Master of Science, New York University, 1963.

Career

Project leader Hudson Laboratories, Columbia University, Dobbs Ferry, New York, 1964—1965. Project engineer Vitro Lab, West Orange, New Jersey, 1966-1969. Director computer services Montclair State College, New Jersey, 1969-1970.

Director data processing Herbert H. Lehman College, Bronx, New York, 1970-1975. Director Computer Educational Center Mansfield University, Pennsylvania, 1975-1980. Director information services University Medical, Baltimore, 1980-1981.

Professor Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, Virginia, 1982-1985. Consultant Silver Spring, Maryland, 1985—2006. Consultant Pennsylvania State College Board Directors, 1978-1979.

Visiting scientist Virginia Academy of Sciences, Richmond, 1984-1985. Workshop participant International Federation Information Processing Societies, Spain, 1985, workshop presenter, Cairo, Egypt, 1992. Founder Wildflower-Hunt, Inc., 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of methodology for systems analysis which incorporates time in the analysis. F C.

Works

Membership

Board directors, vice president Montgomery County Community television, 1997-1999. Member advisory board East County Citizens, since 2004. Member New York Academy of Sciences, Maryland Native Plant Society (president 1992-1995).

Connections

Married Victor E. Medina, July 17, 1953. Children: Janet Gail, Laura Jean, Joseph Mark.

father:
Joseph Hertz

mother:
Victoria (Abramowitz) Hertz

spouse:
Victor E. Medina

children:
Janet Gail Medina

Laura Jean Medina

Joseph Mark Medina