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Technical writer

Donna Alberg Horton, American Technical writer. Certified teacher Florida, Kentucky. Member Flint Community Chorus, 1957-1959; head volumes Largo (Florida) Public Library., 1975-1979; member Messiah Choir, Clearwater, 1988-1989. Member Society Logistics Engineers (senior, treasurer 1983-1985, workshop organizer), Professional Technology Writers Association, Sigma Xi Mu (chapter president 1954-1957), AlphaChi Epsilon.

Background

Horton, Donna Alberg was born on September 2, 1935 in Newport, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of Donald Hyatt and Virginia Margaret (Bauer) Mincey.

Education

Student, Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, 1953. Bachelor, Eastern Kentucky University, 1960. Master of Arts, Eastern Kentucky University, 1961.

Postgraduate, University South Florida, 1981.

Career

Teacher Flint (Michigan) Public School System, 1957-1959. Head department art Titusville High School, Brevard County, Florida, 1961-1963. Teacher Toledo (Ohio) Public Schools, 1964-1968.

Feature writer St. Petersburg (Florida) Times, 1978-1979. Instructor special education Pinellas County (Florida) Public Schools, 1979-1982. Technical writer, computer specialist MAV/Strategic division Honeywell Inc., Clearwater, Florida, since 1982.

Lecturer in field; professional technical speaker and commercial writer. Symposia speaker.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher Florida, Kentucky.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing writer Cincinnati Times Star, 1949-1953, Richmond Register, 1953-1961, Titusville Star Advocate, 1961-1963, Toledo Blade, 1964-1968. Author children's plays: Holiday Presentation, 1957-1959. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Flint Community Chorus, 1957-1959. Head volumes Largo (Florida) Public Library., 1975-1979. Member Messiah Choir, Clearwater, 1988-1989.

Member Society Logistics Engineers (senior, treasurer 1983-1985, workshop organizer), Professional Technology Writers Association, Sigma Xi Mu (chapter president 1954-1957), AlphaChi Epsilon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: antiques, computers, music, biking.

Connections

Married Frederick Albert Alberg, July 16, 1962 (divorced 1980). Children: Stephanie Alberg Obringer, Jenee, Nicole Alberg. Married William Michael Horton, September 29, 1985.

father:
Donald Hyatt Mincey

mother:
Virginia Margaret (Bauer) Mincey

spouses:
Frederick Albert Alberg

William Michael Horton

children:
Stephanie Alberg Obringer Horton

Jenee Horton

Nicole Alberg Horton