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Law librarian

Janet Terry Raffalow, American law librarian. Certified community college teacher, California. Recipient Attorney General's award for excellence, 1991.

Background

Raffalow, Janet Terry was born on October 11, 1947 in Burbank, California, United States. Daughter of Melvin and Honey (Sobel) Whitney.

Education

Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1968. Master of Library Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1969. Certified in public administration, University of California at Los Angeles, 1980.

Career

Young adult library, Los Angeles Public Library., 1969-1970;library, California Attorney General's Library., Los Angeles, 1970-1978;supervising library, California Attorney General's Library, Los Angeles, since 1978.

Achievements

  • Certified community college teacher, California.

Membership

Volunteer Public television-KCET, Los Angeles, since 1973. Vice chairman Los Angeles Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1979-1981. Volunteer citizens commission Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, 1982-1984.

Member City of Hope. Member Los Angeles Law Libraries Association (long-range planning committee), American Association Law Libraries (certified), Southern California Association Law Libraries, University of California at Los Angeles Library. School Alumni Association, Sunshines of Cedars Sinai (vice president 1971-1973).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, photography, traveling.

Connections

Married Richard Elliott Raffalow, June 9, 1984. 1 child, Melissa Rose.

father:
Melvin Whitney

mother:
Honey (Sobel) Whitney

spouse:
Richard Elliott Raffalow

child:
Melissa Rose Raffalow