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Editor , Small business owner , writer

Fran M. Orenstein, small business owner, writer, editor. Licensed teacher New York, New Jersey, guidance New Jersey, California, certified public manager New Jersey.

Background

Orenstein, Fran M. was born on October 31, 1939 in Brooklyn. Son of Nathan Gitterman and Gertrude Celia Chall-Gitterman.

Education

Bachelor, Brooklyn College, 1960. Master of Education, College New Jersey, 1976. Doctor of Education, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1993.

Career

Teacher Public School 256-NYC Board Education, Brooklyn, 1960—1963, Hilltop Academy, Morganville, New Jersey, 1973—1974. Editor, writer University Communications, Rahway, 1975—1979. Teacher, content specialist East Windsor Regional Schools, 1979—1980.

Senior rehabilitation counselor New Jersey Division Vocational Rehabilitation, Trenton, 1980—1988. Disability officer Americorps New Jersey Department Education, 1998—2002. Program development specialist New Jersey Department Community Affairs, 1988—1998, since 2002.

Author, poet, editor, founder Sunwriter LLC. Dir, Editorial Service Triad Publishing Group. Presenter local, national, and international conferences on gender equity in schools, violence prevention in schools, sexual harassment in Schools and the workplace, and.

Consultant, presenter Educational Visions Group, East Windsor, New Jersey, 1990—1998.

Achievements

  • Licensed teacher New York, New Jersey, guidance New Jersey, California, certified public manager New Jersey.

Works

Membership

Founding board directors Central New Jersey Breast Cancer Coalition, 2000—2002, American Cancer Society Chapter New Jersey Breast Cancer Coalition, Manalapan, 1973—1977, American Cancer Society Chapter New Jersey Breast Cancer Coalition, Freehold, since 2000. Board directors, newsletter editor Women's Agenda/New Jersey Law, 1993—1996. Volunteer board directors Susan B. Komen Race for the Cure, Princeton, 1995—1999.

Member of American Association of University Women (First Place in Short Story Category, 2nd Place in Poetry Catagory, Writer's Contest, Florida 2008, honorable mention poetry 2009), American Association University Women, Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, American Mensa (Arizona proctor coordinator, South Carolina, Georgia, Tampa, Sarasota Florida proctor), Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Delta Pi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, music, writing, poetry.

Connections

Married Walter Orenstein, December 21, 1958 (divorced January 1977). Children: James, Susannah, Peter.

father:
Nathan Gitterman

mother:
Gertrude Celia Chall-Gitterman

spouse:
Walter Orenstein

children:
James Orenstein

Susannah Orenstein

Peter Orenstein