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medical and marriage educator

Beverly Kathleen Somma, American medical and marriage educator. All American scholar; recipient United States Achievement Academy National award.

Background

Somma, Beverly Kathleen was born on June 13, 1938 in Bayonne, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Leroy and Isabelle (Lysaght) Latourette.

Education

AS, Ocean County College, 1973. Bachelor, Georgian Court, 1977. Master of Arts in Teaching, Monmouth College, 1978.

Postgraduate, University Pennsylvania, 1989.

Career

Nurse's aide Community Memorial Hospital, Toms River, New Jersey, 1971-1972. With marriage council department psychiatry University Pennsylvania School Medicine, Philadelphia, since 1993. With Helene Fuld Medical Center Education, since 1993.

Educational consultant Center for Cognitive Education, Yardley, Pennsylvania, since 1990, training program Archdiocese Philadelphia, Penn Foundation, Inc., 1993. Lecturer Marriage Council of Philadelphia department psychiatry, school medicine University Pennsylvania, since 1993. With Helene Fuld Medical Center Education, since 1993.

Religion

The Gospel shows the manner and the necessary work to be done, by which salvation can be achieved. This is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living.

Politics

Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.

Views

The strong feature of Methodism is the role of local people take for the fabric of church buildings and manses and for the handling of money. They share with ordained ministers the role of setting direction for the churches in a particular area or 'circuit'.

Membership

Voter service chairman League of Women Voters, Toms River, New Jersey, 1971-1972. Contact representative Pro Life Coalition, Philadelphia. Volunteer nursing tutor Ocean County College, Toms River, 1972.

Volunteer teacher's aide St. Michael the Archangel, Levittown, Pennsylvania, 1987-1988. Counselor Bucks County Council Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc., 1984-1993. Active World Affairs Council Phila.

Member National Society for Fund Raising Executives, Alumni Association Georgian Court College, Ocean County College, Bucks County Community College, Sigma Tau Delta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cooking, tennis, golf, jogging, ice-skating.

Connections

Married Louis Anthony Somma, November 24, 1973. Children: Francis, Keith.

father:
Leroy Latourette

mother:
Isabelle (Lysaght) Latourette

spouse:
Louis Anthony Somma

children:
Francis Somma

Keith Somma