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Secondary educator , marketing consultant

Bruce Leroy Witmer was American secondary educator, marketing consultant. Certified teacher, Pennsylvania, Florida; certified director vocational education, Pennsylvania; certified director vocational school, Massachusetts; certified secondary and adult administrator, Florida.

Background

Witmer, Bruce Leroy was born on September 9, 1931 in Dalmatia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Ralph Franklin and Ida Gertrude (Rebuck) Witmer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1969. Master of Education, Pennsylvania State University, 1975. DEd, Pennsylvania State University, 1979.

Career

Sales manager East Malta Farms Dairy, Inc., Dalmatia, 1953-1960. Manager, partner Susquehanna Farms, 1960-1969. Administrative assistant Pennsylvania House of Representatives, Harrisburg, 1963-1965.

Teacher vocational agriculture South Middleton Township Schools, Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania, 1968-1969, Juniata-Mifflin Area Vocational Technology School, Lewistown, 1969-1976, coordinator department, 1973-1976. Graduate assistant department agricultural education Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1976-1979, in-charge learning resource center, 1977-1978. Assistant research scientist department agricultural and extension education University Florida, Gainesville, 1980.

Teacher agricultural education Miami (Florida) Agricultural School, 1980-1993. Retired

Republican Monroe Dade Teacher Education Center, Miami, 1993. Advisor Dade County in School, 1993, Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1993.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Pennsylvania, Florida. Certified director vocational education, Pennsylvania. Certified director vocational school, Massachusetts.

    Certified secondary and adult administrator, Florida.

Membership

Member Broward County Democratic Executive Committee, since 1988, precinct committeeman, Cooper City, since 1988. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Vocational Agriculture Teachers Association, American Federation Teachers (teacher research linker Miami since 1990), United Teachers Dade (building steward 1993), Florida Farm Bureau, Florida Future Farmers, 1993, Pennsylvania State University Alumni Association, National Arbor Day, Gamma Sigma Delta, Alpha Tau Alpha, Iota Lambda Sigma, Delta Sigma Delta, Delta Theta Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, reading, home handiwork, theater, politics.

Connections

Married Martha Almarena Hardison, August 9, 1980.

father:
Ralph Franklin Witmer

mother:
Ida Gertrude (Rebuck) Witmer

spouse:
Martha Almarena Hardison