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Carolyn M. Strelo-Smith was American director. Certified teacher, California. Campaign leader, Edwards for Congress, Newark, 1964, 66, 68. Member Association Supervisors Curriculum Development, American Association of University Women, Alameda County Teachers (political chair 1967-1969), C-MER, Lions Club (recipient Meloin Jones award 2002, named Citizen of Year 2003), Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Strelo-Smith, Carolyn M. was born on April 14, 1943 in Berkeley, California, United States. Daughter of Harry Charles Strelo and Ethel M. (Hughes) Orio.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, San Jose State University, 1964. Master of Science in Reading, California State University, Hayward, 1968. Master of Science in Education, Special Education, St. Mary's College, 1983.

Master of Science in Administration, St. Mary's College, 1986.

Career

Teacher Newark (California) Public Schools, 1964-1967, Corpus Christi School, Piedmont, California, 1975-1976. Demonstration teacher La Habra (California) City Schools, 1967-1969. Resource teacher Newark Unified Schools, 1969-1975.

Travel coordinator New World Travel, Piedmont, 1976-1977. Co-director A Learning Place, 1977-1979. Program specialist Oakland (California) Public Schools, 1979-1986.

Principal Calaveras Unified Schools, San Andreas, California, 1986—2000, director curriculum, 1998—2000, retired, 2000.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, California.

Membership

Campaign leader, Edwards for Congress, Newark, 1964, 66, 68. Member Association Supervisors Curriculum Development, American Association of University Women, Alameda County Teachers (political chair 1967-1969), C-MER, Lions Club (recipient Meloin Jones award 2002, named Citizen of Year 2003), Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, cooking.

Connections

Married Donald N. Brattesani, July 30, 1967 (divorced 1977). Married Jack Douglas Smith, September 8, 1978 (deceased April 2006). Children: Brian Peter, Suzanne Marie.

father:
Harry Charles Strelo Orio

mother:
Ethel M. (Hughes) Orio

spouses:
Donald N. Brattesani

Jack Douglas Smith

children:
Brian Peter Strelo-Smith

Suzanne Marie Strelo-Smith