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Dianne Winifred DeMarinis de La Vega Edit Profile

also known as Mrs. Jorge de La Vega

Government official

Dianne Winifred DeMarinis de La Vega, American government official. License marriage and family counselor.


Vega, Dianne Winifred DeMarinis de La was born on October 30, 1930 in Cleveland. Daughter of Gerald M. and Dorothy (Philp) DeMarinis.


Student, Case Western Reserve University, 1950. Master of Arts, Case Western Reserve University, 1969. Bachelor, University America, 1952.

Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, International College, Los Angeles, 1977. Master of Arts, Goddard College, 1978.


Faculty Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1961-1962. Instructor Instituto Mexicano-Norteamericano de Relaciones Culturales, Mexico, 1967. Supervisor foreign press Mexican Olympic Organizing Committee, 1968.

Assistant to producer Producciones Ojo, Canal 8 television, 1969. Executive assistant International Executive Service Corps, Mexico City, 1969-1970. Assistant to director United States International University Mexico, 1970-1975.

Family planning evaluator for Latin American Agency for International Development, 1976. With department special education region IX National Center Child Abuse/Neglect Children's Bureau, Office Child Development, Department of Health, California State University, since 1977.


  • License marriage and family counselor.


Chairman Puppet's Junior League, Mexico City, 1967, chairman ways and means, 1968. Secretary Tlaxcala-Oklahoma Partner's of Alliance for Progress, since 1967. Retired president acculturating Hispanic and Asian refugee children Los Angeles Unified School District, 1985-2004.

Board director Hot Line of Mexico City. Member Los Angeles advisory committee 1984 Olympics. Active LEARN Committee, since 1995.

Member steering committee Annenberg/Weingart Grant, since 1996. Member of American Psychotherapy Association, Transactional Analysis Association, Pro Salud Maternal, Flying Samaritans, California Marriage and Family Therapists Association (Los Angeles chapter), Junior League, Order of St. John of Jerusalem Hospitaller (dame).


Married Jorge Alejandro de la Vega, July 19, 1952. Children: Constance, Francisco Javier, Alexandra.

Gerald M. DeMarinis

Dorothy (Philp) DeMarinis

Jorge Alejandro de la Vega

Francisco Javier Vega

Alexandra Vega

Constance Vega