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leisure services director

Dianne Louise Hoover, American leisure services director. Recipient Philo award Miami Valley Cable Council, Dayton, 1995, Paula MacIlwaine Innovation in Government award Rotary Club, Dayton, 1996.

Background

Hoover, Dianne Louise was born on November 16, 1954 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Lowell Gordon and Clarabelle (Patterson) Hoover.

Education

Bachelor, Graceland College, 1977. Master of Science in Parks and Recreation Administration, Western Illinois University, 1981. Master of Public Administration, University Dayton, 1996.

Career

Watercraft officer, Ohio Department Natural Resources, Cleveland, 1977-1979;comprehensive planner, Ohio Department Natural Resources, Cleveland, 1981-1984;recreation supervisor, Montgomery County, Dayton, Ohio., 1984-1990;director, Parks, Recreation and Forestry, Lima, Ohio., 1990-1992;director, Leisure Superior vena cava syndrome, Oakwood, Ohio., since 1992. Participant People to People International, China, Japan, Korea, 1987. Instructor U. Dayton, 1994.

Membership

Volunteer Reorganized Latter Day Saints Church, Dayton, since 1984, Suicide Prevention Center, Dayton, 1988-1990, Miami Valley Literacy Council, Dayton, since 1995. Volunteer, mentor, board member Great Rivers Girl Scout Council. Member National Recreation and Park Association (certified leisure professional, accreditation visitor since 1995, trainer for benefits classes since 1996, region secretary 1996-1997), American Park and Recreation Society (by-laws chair 1993-1995, fundraising chair 1995-1996, President award 1995, president elect 2000, president 2001), American Diabetes Association (Cincinnati chapter committee member), Ohio Parks and Recreation Association (secretary 1989, 3rd vice president 1990, 2nd vice president 1991, Best Event award 1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, scuba diving, snorkeling, distance bicycling, hotair balloon crew member.

Connections

Married Gary Carl Berger, May 7, 1988 (divorced 1999).

father:
Lowell Gordon Hoover

mother:
Clarabelle (Patterson) Hoover

spouse:
Gary Carl Berger