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consultant , researcher , studies educator

D. Margaret Costa, American History and women's studies educator, consultant, researcher. Member North America Society Sport History, National Women's Studies Association, National Womens Political Caucus (Orange County chapter)., numerous others.

Background

Costa, D. Margaret was born on December 8, 1940 in Lismore, New South Wales, Australia. Came to the United States, 1965. Daughter of Oliver Frederick and Hilda Madeleine (Fordham) Munday.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Massachusetts, 1970. Master of Education, University Massachusetts, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio State University, 1975.

Career

Teacher, various schools, NSW., 1960-1965; instructor, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1973-1974; from assistant professor to professor, California State University, Long Beach, 1974-1984; professor, director interdisciplinary studies, California State University, Long Beach, since 1984; president, researcher, consultant, Costa Research & Management, Huntington Beach, California, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, editor: Women and Sport, 1994. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member North America Society Sport History, National Women's Studies Association, National Womens Political Caucus (Orange County chapter)., numerous others.

Connections

Married Dale Paul Toohey, December 19, 1962 (divorced October 1983). 1 child, Dean Peter Toohey. Married Joseph Louis Costa, October 3, 1985.

1 child, Robyn Maree Gugenheim.

father:
Oliver Frederick Munday

mother:
Hilda Madeleine (Fordham) Munday

spouses:
Dale Paul Toohey

Joseph Louis Costa

children:
Robyn Maree Gugenheim Costa

Dean Peter Toohey Costa