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consultant , business educator , college administrator

Colin Battle, business educator, college administrator, consultant. Recipient Certified of Service, Florida Business Education Association, 1975, 1977, Service award, American Bar Association, 1988-1989; grantee, Florida Department Education, 1975-1976, 1983-1984, 1986, 1992-1993, Broward Community College Found, 1990.

Background

Battle, Colin was born on February 15, 1944 in Havana, Cuba. Arrived in United States, 1960. Son of Joseph E. and Graciela Primo Battle.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, University Florida, 1967. Master of Science in Accounting, University Massachusetts, 1969. Master of Business Administration, 1971.

Doctor of Education, Florida Atlantic University, 1982.

Career

Instructor Champlain College, Burlington, Vermont, 1969—1971. Staff auditor Price Waterhouse & Company, Miami, Florida, 1971—1972. Professor accounting Broward Community College, Fort Lauderdale, 1972—1973, chairman department business administration, since 1987.

Adjunct professor Florida International University, Miami, 1976—1979, Miami, 1982, Nova University, 1974—1975, 1980. Consultant American Council on Education, Florida Department Education. Advisory member International College Seville, since 1989.

Board directors Broward Schools Credit Union, since 1992. Member advisory education committee Florida Real Estate Commission, Orlando, 1983. Advisory member Atlantic Vocational School, Margate, Florida, 1980—1982, Broward County Coordinating Council, 1975—1987.

Membership

Member advisory education committee Florida Real Estate Commission, Orlando, 1983. Member Atlantic Vocational School, Margate, Florida, 1980-1982, Broward County Coordinating Council, 1975-1987. Member Florida Association Community Colls.

(vice president 1976-1977, 82-83), Florida Association Accounting Educators. Club: Broward Elite Swim Team/United States Ship (president Fort Lauderdale 1981-1982).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Boating, fishing.

Connections

Married Donna Raye Manor, May 26, 1978. Children: Kerk, Ryan, Tracy, Stephanie.

father:
Joseph E. Battle

mother:
Graciela (Primo) Battle

spouse:
Donna Raye Manor

children:
Kerk Battle

Ryan Battle

Tracy Battle

Stephanie Battle