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state educational commisioner

Donald James Nolan was American state educational commisioner. 1st Lieutenant United States Army, 1954-1957. Member State Higher Education Executive Officers (president 1992-1993).

Background

Nolan, Donald James was born on May 14, 1934 in Cohoes, New York, United States. Son of John T. and Henrietta M. (Courteau) Nolan.

Education

AB, State University of New York, Albany, 1960;Master of Arts, State University of New York, Albany, 1961;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Illinois, 1967.

Career

Instructor French, University of Illinois, 1965-1967;assistant professor romance languages, State University of New York, Albany, 1968-1969;director College Proficiency Examinations, New York State Education Department, 1969-1971;director regents external degree program, U. State of New York, 1971-1978;assistant commissioner higher education, New York State Education Department, 1978-1982;deputy commissioner higher, professional education, New York State Education Department, since 1982. Member President's Advisory Panel Accreditation, 1977-1979, Commission Higher Edition and the Adult Learner, 1986-1989, steering committee Outcomes Analysis in Accreditation, 1990-1992. Chair task force expectation external publications, 1990-1992.

Consultant, lecturer in field.

Membership

1st Lieutenant United States Army, 1954-1957. Member State Higher Education Executive Officers (president 1992-1993).

Connections

Married Marguerite Ellen Hastings, June 20, 1959. Children: Mark Andrew, David Matthew, Laura Ellen, Barbara Anne, Gwyn Margaret, Stephen James, Jay Robert, Kelly Elizabeth, Donald Joseph.

father:
John T. Nolan

mother:
Henrietta M. (Courteau) Nolan

spouse:
Marguerite Ellen Hastings

children:
Mark Andrew Nolan

David Matthew Nolan

Laura Ellen Nolan

Barbara Anne Nolan

Gwyn Margaret Nolan

Stephen James Nolan

Jay Robert Nolan

Kelly Elizabeth Nolan

Donald Joseph Nolan