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Judy Jerstad Cater, American Librarian. Certified library, library technical, supervisor chief administrative officer. Recipient stipend Simmons College School Library. Science, 1979, Girl Scouts ofSan Diego and Imperial Counties Distinguished Leader award, 1990, FacultySvc. award Palomar College, 1990, National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development Excellence award, 1991.

Background

Cater, Judy Jerstad was born on January 20, 1951 in San Francisco, California, United States. Daughter of Theodore S. and Estelle E. (Christian) Jerstad.

Education

AB, Mount Holyoke College, 1973. Master of Science, Simmons College, 1974. Master of Arts, University San Diego, 1984.

Career

Cataloging library, Palomar College, San Marcos, California, 1975-1976;fine arts, evening reference library, Palomar College, San Marcos, California, 1976-1977;acquisitions library, Palomar College, San Marcos, California, 1977-1986;media services, acquisitions library, Palomar College, San Marcos, California, 1988-1990;chair, vice president instruction search, Palomar College, San Marcos, California, 1987-1988;director library media center, Palomar College, San Marcos, California, 1986-1988, 90-92;media services library, Palomar College, San Marcos, California, 1993-1997;acquisitions library, Palomar College, San Marcos, California, since 1997. Consultant, manuscript assistant Presidio Army Museum, California History Society, San Francisco, 1974-1975. Researcher Charles H. Brown Archaeol.

Site, San Diego, 1977. Adjunct faculty member history department, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Certified library, library technical, supervisor chief administrative officer.

Membership

President Mount Holyoke Club of San Diego, 1982-1986. Member American Library Association, California Library. Association (secretary treasurer 1986, membership chair 1987, minority scholarship committee 1991-1993, awards and scholarships committee since 1993), California Teachers Association (president Palomar College chapter 1979-1980), FacultyAssn.

California Cmty. Colls., American Association Women in Cmty. and Junior Colls.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: mystery fiction, needlepoint.

Connections

Married Jack E. Cater, November 24, 1973. Children: Joanne Jerstad, Jennifer Jerstad.

father:
Theodore S. Jerstad

mother:
Estelle E. (Christian) Jerstad

spouse:
Jack E. Cater

children:
Joanne Jerstad Cater

Jennifer Jerstad Cater