Marcia Peterson Sward Edit Profile
Bachelor, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1961; Master of Arts, University of Illinois, 1962; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Illinois, 1967.
Assistant/associate professor, Trinity College, Washington, 1968-1980; department chairman mathematics, Trinity College, Washington, 1979-1980; operations research analyst, NHTSA, Washington, 1979; administrative officer, CBMS, Washington, 1982-1985; associate director, Mathematics Association American, Washington, 1980-1985; executive director, Mathematics Association American, Washington, since 1989; executive director, Mathematics Sciences Education Board, Washington, 1986-1989.
Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Mathematics Society (Citation for Public Svc. 1992), Association for Women in Mathematics, Mathematics Association American, National Council Teachers Mathematics Sigma Xi.
Married Gilbert Leinbaugh Sward, July 16, 1960 (divorced). Children: Douglas Gilbert, David Reeve.