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Joan Julia Branin, American health services management educator. Certified Financial Planner. Recipient Distinguished Alumni award California State University Long Beach, 1990, Women of Achievement award Young Women’s Christian Association, 1999.


Branin, Joan Julia was born on July 20, 1944 in Newark. Daughter of Alvin Edwin and Julia (White) B. Bachelor of Arts, Newark State College, 1966.


Bachelor, Newark State College, 1966. Master of Arts, California State University, 1970. Master of Business Administration, University of California at Los Angeles, 1979.


Teacher Los Alamitos (California) School District, 1966-1970. Sales manager California Copy Products, 1970-1973. Pharmaceutical sales representative Lederle Laboratories, Los Angeles, 1973-1975.

Medical marketing analyst American Hospital Supply, Glendale, California, 1975-1978. Corporation loan officer Security Pacific, Los Angeles, 1978-1980. Vice president First Interstate Bank, 1980-1984.

Vice president, manager Standard Chartered Bank, Chicago, 1984—1988. Vice president manager Union Bank Private Banking Group, Los Angeles, 1988—1989. Manager Chase Manhattan Private Investment Bank, 1989—1991.

Finance planner retirement and estate planning Massachusetts Mutual Insurance Company, 1991-1993. Associate professor University La Verne, California, since 1993, chairman graduate programs in gerontology, 1997, chairman health services management program, since 1999. Department chair Department Health Service Management, since 1999.

Director Center for Health and Aging, since 2004.


Board directors Area Dance Alliance, California Conference Arts, Young Musicians Foundation, University of California at Los Angeles International Student Center, 1983-1993, Leadership Council United Way Medical division, 1989-1993. American Diabetes Association, 1989-1993, American Heart Association, 1990-1993, Music Center Unified Fund Cabinet and Special Gifts Committee, CSULP President Associates executive board, 1991-1993, Chicago chapter Girl Scouts United States of America, 1987-1988, OxBox Summer School Arts Institute, 1987-1988, Community Senior Services, 1997^. Treasurer, president Questers, 2004^.

Member American Psychological Association, American College Healthcare Executives, American Evaluation. Association, Women Health Administration, Healthcare Finance Management Association (local chapter), Society Behavioral Medicine, Association Health Services Research, Academy Health, Women Scholars, International Association for Finance Planning, Gerontological Society of America, American Society Aging, Phi Kappa Phi, Pi Lambda Theta, Phi Delta Gamma, Kappa Delta Pi.