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Linda Christine Dianto, American therapeutic activities coordinator, administrator. Certified teacher, New York; certified therapeutic recreation specialist; certified recreation manager; licensed recreation administrator. Recipient Worker's Pin, Deborah Hospital Foundation, 1984, Distinguished Service award New York State Chiropractic Association District 5, 1985; Tom and Ruth Rivers scholar, 1986.

Background

Dianto, Linda Christine was born on December 11, 1949 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Salvatore and Josephine (Battaglia) Lore.

Education

Associate of Arts in Psychology, Staten Island Community College, 1969. Bachelor, Richmond College, Staten Island, 1971, Master of Science in Education, 1974. 6th year cert.NYU, 1988.

Certified teacher, New York, certified therapeutic recreation specialist, certified recreation manager. Licensed recreation administrator, New Jersey.

Career

Teacher St. Mary's School, Staten Island, 1971-1974. Staff Vacation Day Camp, New York City Board Education, 1973-1975. Director activities and vols.

Golden Gate Health Care Center, Staten Island, 1974-1986. Recreation consultant Princeton Nursing Home, New Jersey, 1980-1981, Sheepshead Nursing Home, Brooklyn, 1984-1986. Director Coler Goldwater Memorial Hospital, Roosevelt Island, New York, 1988^.

Lecturer, seminarpresenter. Treasurer Deborah Heart Foundation, Staten Island, 1985-1986, v.p.membership committee, 1986-1988. Scholarship chairwoman Chiropractic Education Foundation, Inc., Albany, New York, 1985^.

President Chiropractic Education Foundation New York, 1989-1993. Treasurer Metropolitan New York Recording and Parks Society, 1995^.

Membership

Treasurer, Deborah Heart Foundation, Staten Island, 1985-1988, vice president membership committee, 1986-1988. Scholarship chair Chiropractic Education Foundation, Inc., Albany, New York, since 1985. Treasurer Metro. New York Recreation and Parks Society, since 1995, Grasmere Civic Association, 2003.

Facilitator, counselor Social Help and Rehabilitation Effort Hotline, since 1997. Member New York State Parks and Recreation Society (Presidential citation 1994), National Recreation and Parks Association, National Therapeutic Recreation Society, New York State Therapeutic Recreation Association (founder), Women's Auxiliary New York State Chiropractic Association (district president 1981-1984, state treasurer 1984-1985, vice president 1988-1989), World Health and Leisure Association, Chiropractic Education Foundation, Metro. Recreation and Parks Society (president), Soroptimist International of Manhattan (president), College Staten Island Alumni Association (board directors).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, interior decorating, piano, sewing, antiques.

Connections

Married Nicholas L. Dianto, District of Columbia, June 26, 1971.