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administrator , Business management educator

Marvelle Seitman Colby, business management educator, administrator. Named to Hunter College Hall of Fame, 1986. Chairman to lecturer Metropolitan Dade County Commission Status Women, Miami, 1975-1977; chief planner Metropolitan Dade County United States Small Business Administration 1st annual conference Future Women Business, 1977. Member Academy Management, Hunter College Alumni Association (board directors 1978-1979), Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Colby, Marvelle Seitman was born on October 31, 1932 in New York City. Daughter of Charles Edward and Lily (Zimmerman) Seitman.

Education

Bachelor, Hunter College, New York City, 1954. Master of Arts, University N.Colo., Greeley, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration, Nova University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1977.

Certified, Harvard Graduate School Business, 1979.

Career

Vice president, Southeast Region URC Management Services Corporation, Washington, 1972-1977; director development, Hunter College Woman's Center Community Leadership, New York City, 1977-1978; director training and career development, Girl Scouts United States, New York City, 1978-1979; director, Overseas Tour Operations American Jewish Congress, New York City, 1979-1981; chief Executive officer, Girl Scout Council Greater New York City, 1981-1982; professor business management, Marymount Manhattan College, New York City, since 1982; chairman business management and accounting division, Marymount Manhattan College, New York City, 1982-1989, 93-. Adjunct Professor New York University, 1986-1992. Member Executive Committee Association Recreation Management, New York City, 1982.

Consultant Rockport Management, Washington, 1974-1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Test Your Management intelligence quotient, 1984. Co-author: Lovejoy's Four Year College Guide for the Learning Disabled, 1985, Introduction to Business, 1991. Contributor Voices of Lung Cancer, 2007, articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chairman to lecturer Metropolitan Dade County Commission Status Women, Miami, 1975-1977. Chief planner Metropolitan Dade County United States Small Business Administration 1st annual conference Future Women Business, 1977. Member Academy Management, Hunter College Alumni Association (board directors 1978-1979), Phi Delta Kappa.

Clubs: Lotos (member literary committee 1983-1989).

Connections

Married Robert S. Colby, April 11, 1954 (divorced April 1979). Children: Lisa, Eric. Married Selig J. Alkon, December 6, 1986.

father:
Charles Edward Seitman

mother:
Lily (Zimmerman) Seitman

spouses:
Selig J. Alkon

Robert S. Colby

children:
Eric Colby

Lisa Colby