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Loretta Jean Ferrier, American psychotherapist. Ordained to ministry Church of Tzoddi, 1978. Member forming committee Hunger Project, San Francisco, 1977-1978; member Commission on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, State of California, 1982; advisor Ark Foundation, Ark Communication Institute, Lafayette, California, since 1987. Fellow Professional Women's Network; member National Speakers Association.

Background

Ferrier, Loretta Jean was born on February 5, 1937 in Paris, Texas, United States. Daughter of Robert Syme and Virginia (Smith) Ferrier.

Education

Bachelor in Psychology, Antioch W. West, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, Institute Transpersonal Psychology, 1979.

Career

Administrative assistant department sociology and anthropology, San Jose (California) State University, 1963-1965;administrative assistant department exobiology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1965-1967;administrator, researcher, Elmwood, California, 1969-1970;founder, director, Society Overweight Studies, San Jose, 1974-1979;principal, Loretta Ferrier, A Corporation, Novato, California, 1985-1990. Lecturer human potential workshops, since 1973. Guest speaker television and radio.

Founder Concresence-Networking, San Francisco, 1981-1982. Advisor to California board directors Business Executives for National Security, 1987-1991. Board directors Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Center, Woodstock, New York.

Membership

Member forming committee Hunger Project, San Francisco, 1977-1978. Member Commission on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, State of California, 1982. Advisor Ark Foundation, Ark Communication Institute, Lafayette, California, since 1987.

Fellow Professional Women's Network. Member National Speakers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, walking, reading, needlepoint. working with animals.

Connections

Married Ron Joseph, June, 1957 (divorced 1969). Married Howard B. Franklin, September 1971 (divorced 1980).