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Joseph J. Romoda

educator

Joseph J. Romoda, American educator. member of New York State Citizens’ Committee of One Hundred for Children and Youth; Served as commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946; Member St. Laurenc Valley Association C.’s of Commerce. (director), Beta Theta Pi (vice president), Pi Delta Epsilon, Tau Kappa Alpha, Kixioc, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Beta Kappa. Universalist.

Background

Romoda, Joseph J. was born on November 13, 1907 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Edward and Anna (Kriston) Romoda.

Education

Bachelor of Science magna cum laude, St. Lawrence University, 1933, M. S. in Education, 1937. Doctor of Philosophy., Syracuse University, 1942.

Career

Reporter Lorain (O.) Times-Herald, 1925-1927. Sales and industrial work, 1927-1929. Teacher high school science and coach, Webster, New York, 1933-1937.

Instructor and assistant professor School Education, Syracuse University, 1938-1943, chairman admissions School Education, 1941-1943. Professor and head department of education, director summer session, director extension services St. Lawrence University, 1946-1949, dean college letters and science since 1949. Director New York State Winter Sports School, 1946-1949.

Director First National Bank, Canton, New York Executive secretary Committee on Adult Civic Education, New York State Council Supts., 1939. Director Watertown Collegiate Center. Member of New York State Citizens’ Committee of One Hundred for Children and Youth.

Delegate Mid-Century White House Conference on Children and Youth.

Membership

Member of New York State Citizens’ Committee of One Hundred for Children and Youth. Served as commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946. Member St. Laurenc Valley Association C.’s of Commerce.

(director), Beta Theta Pi (vice president), Pi Delta Epsilon, Tau Kappa Alpha, Kixioc, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Beta Kappa. Universalist.

Connections

Married Ruth E. Whitnall, August 15, 1941. Children: Thomas Halsey, Alan Joseph.

father:
Edward Romoda

mother:
Anna (Kriston) Romoda

spouse:
Ruth E. Whitnall

children:
Thomas Halsey Romoda

Alan Joseph Romoda