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John Joseph Zolomij

curator , director

John Joseph Zolomij, American curator, director. Recipient Naval Science Cruiser award United States Navy, 1965, Environmental Education award Pennsylvania Department Education, 1981.

Background

Zolomij, John Joseph was born on December 8, 1947 in Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John and Anna M. (Makowiak) Zolomij.

Education

Bachelor, Clarion (Pennsylvania) University, 1970. Master of Arts, Clarion (Pennsylvania) University, 1971.

Career

Associate scientist Smith, Kline and French Laboratories, Philadelphia, 1968-1970. Education coordinator Pennsylvania Department Environmental Resources, Harrisburg, 1971-1975. Executive director Eliot Pratt Education Center, New Milford, Connecticut, 1976-1978.

Assistant to superintendent Northern Lehigh School District, Slatington, Pennsylvania, 1978-1981. Executive director United Cerebral Palsy, Bethlehem, 1982-1984. Vice president research Holiday Industries, Allentown, 1984-1986, director art collection, since 1986.

Education consultant United Nations International Schools, New York City, 1978.

Works

Membership

Board directors Valley Area Specialized Transportation, Bethlehem, 1982-1984, Family and Children Services, Allentown, 1987. Commissioner on aging Town of New Milford, 1977-1978. Allocations liaison United Way, Allentown, 1987.

Advisory board Easter Seals of Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, 1987, Vocational Schools, Lehigh Valley, 1988. Member Antique Toy Club American, Automotive Society Historians, Automobile Club American, Lehigh County History Society (board directors 1988), International Sculpture Center.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, photography, art.

Connections

Married Caroline Ella Mikitka, November 11, 1978. Children: Jessica Nicole, Stephanie Elizabeth, Jonathon Peter.

father:
John Zolomij

mother:
Anna M. (Makowiak) Zolomij

spouse:
Caroline Ella Mikitka

children:
Jessica Nicole Zolomij

Stephanie Elizabeth Zolomij

Jonathon Peter Zolomij