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government official

Barbara Lum Roark, American government official. Member of American Association of University Professors, American Association of University Women, American Political Science Association.

Background

Roark, Barbara Lum was born on September 23, 1938 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of George Edward Taylor and Elsa (Rohrig) Lum Sheldrick.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science and History magna cum laude, Queens College, 1970. Master of Arts in Political Science, George Washington University, 1981.

Career

Assistant editor United Nations International Review Service, 1969—1971. Staff assistant United States House of Representatives, Washington, 1977—1979, executive floor assistant to majority leader, 1979—1987, executive assistant to the speaker, since 1987. Adjunct instructor Strayer College, Washington, since 1982.

Membership

Member of American Association of University Professors, American Association of University Women, American Political Science Association.

Connections

Married Wallace L. Sadoff (divorced). 1 child Leslie Sadoff Smith. Married John Whitson Roark, August 21, 1982.

father:
George Edward Taylor Sheldrick

mother:
Elsa (Rohrig) Lum Sheldrick

spouses:
Wallace L. Sadoff

John Whitson Roark

child:
Leslie Sadoff Smith Roark