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Maureen Graham Raquet

educator , protective services official

Maureen Graham Raquet, American protective services official, educator. Certified police officer Pennsylvania. Recipient Outstanding Scholarship in Juvenile Justice, Pennsylvania Juvenile Court Judges' Commission, Center Juvenile Justice Training and Research, 1989; scholar, Charles A. Dana Foundation, Lafayette College, 1973-1976.

Background

Raquet, Maureen Graham was born on January 28, 1955 in Seaford, Delaware, United States. Daughter of Robert James and Helen Mary Graham.

Education

Bachelor in Psychology, Lafayette College, 1976. Master of Science in Juvenile Justice Administration and Criminal Justice, Shippensburg University, 1989.

Career

Police officer Lower Merion Township Police Department, Ardmore, Pennsylvania, 1978—1980. Foster care consultant The Impact Project, Allentown, 1993—1994. Juvenile probation officer Montgomery County Juvenile Probation Department, Norristown, 1980—1992.

Secure detention coordinator Montgomery County Youth Center, 1992—2000, executive director, 2000. Adjunct professor criminal justice West Chester (Pennsylvania) University, since 1994, Montgomery County Community College, Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, 1997. Member advisory board Foster Grandparent Program, Norristown, since 1998.

Board directors Plays For Living, Norristown, 1995—2000.

Achievements

  • Certified police officer Pennsylvania.

Membership

Member of Pennsylvania Association Probation, Parole and Corrections, National Council Juvenile and Family Court Judges, American Corrections Association, National Juvenile Detention Association, Montgomery County Juvenile Advisory Association (vice president 1991-1992), Juvenile Detention Centers Association Pennsylvania (mental health advisory board since 1999, board directors training commission since 2001), Alpha Phi Sigma.

Connections

Married William Jameson Raquet. 1 child Patrick.

father:
Robert James

mother:
Helen Mary Graham

spouse:
William Jameson Raquet

child:
Patrick Raquet