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Publishing executive

Jean Weston Kosters, American publishing executive. Recipient Sustained Superior Performance award, Department Defense Overseas Schools, 1973. Member of American Association of University Women (area representative 1976-1978), Women Management, National Association Professional Saleswomen, National Association Female Executives, California Business Women's Network, Women's National Book Association, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Background

Kosters, Jean Weston was born on January 16, 1935 in American Falls, Idaho, United States. Daughter of Roy Alan and Marian Anita (Cathro) Weston.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Idaho, 1956. Master of Arts in Counseling, Arizona State University, 1968. Student, Defense Language Institute, Virginia, 1969.

Career

Teacher Dover Special School District, delegate, 1963—1966. Clark Air Force Base, Philippines, 1961—1963, Albuquerque Public Schools, 1959—1961. Counselor Arizona Boys Ranch, 1967.

Counselor and career development coordinator Community Action Program, 1967—1968. Art teacher art Brindisi Dependent Schools, San Vito Air Station, Italy, 1969—1974. Supervisor Vacaville (California) public schools, master teacher, 1974—1978.

Sales representative Adventures in Achievement, Inc., Irvine, California, 1978—1979. California consultant Bowmar/Noble Publications, Los Angeles, 1979—1980. Area manager Scholastic Inc., Pleasanton, 1980—1983.

Sales representative Riverside Public Company, Glendale, since 1983. Member mental health advisory board Solano County (California), 1977—1978. Coordinator Parent-Teachers Association Council Cultural Arts, 1974—1978.

Membership

Member of American Association of University Women (area representative 1976-1978), Women Management, National Association Professional Saleswomen, National Association Female Executives, California Business Women's Network, Women's National Book Association, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Connections

Married Howard C. Kosters, June 20, 1968. Children: Paula Kay, Mary Jean.

father:
Roy Alan Weston

mother:
Marian Anita (Cathro) Weston

spouse:
Howard C. Kosters

children:
Paula Kay Kosters

Mary Jean Kosters