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Naida Anita Ayadi was American legislative assistant. Recipient Honorary Recruiter award United States Air Force Recruiting Service, 1983.


Ayadi, Naida Anita was born on September 3, 1932 in Zephyrhills, Florida, United States. Daughter of John Francis and Barbara Anita (Forbes) Hohenthaner.


Student, University Maryland Extension, Bitburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1960. Student, Ventura College, California, 1964. Student, California Polytechnic Institute, 1965.

Bachelor of Business Administration in Business & Administrator, Travel & Tourism, Lansing Community College, 1993.


Editorial assistant Ventura Star Free Press, 1963-1964. Supervisor editorial proofreaders Telegram Tribune, San Luis Obispo, California, 1964-1966. Copy editor Pontiac Press (name now Oakland Press), Michigan, 1966-1967, Macomb Daily, Mount Clemens, 1967-1968.

City editor Utica Sentinel, 1968-1969. Political reporter, acting managing editor Community News, East Detroit, 1969-1972. Research assistant Michigan House Representatives, Lansing, 1973-1977, administrative assistant, 1977-1991.

Instructor German language Lansing School District, 1993-1996. Holt Public Schools, since 1996. Administrative assistant Charles R. Green & Associates, Lansing.

Public relations coordinator, editor Michigan Paralyzed Veterans American. State secretary Ladies Auxiliary to Veterans of Foreign Wars, 1996-1997.


  • Other Work

    • Author, editor: Investigative Report of Committee on Department of Licensing and Regulation, 1976. Editor: Liederkranz Newsletter, 1993-1996.


Secretary 3d District Democratic Committee, Kalamazoo, 1979-1984. Secretary Eaton County (Michigan) Democratic Committee, 1979-1984, treasurer 1984-1989. Member Michigan Press Women (Woman of Achievement award 1983, president 1987-1989), Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary (Meritorious Service award 1980, district president 1986-1987), American Legion (Meritorious Service award 1980).


  • Other Interests

    Travel, languages.


Married World Trade Walden Senior, March 5, 1950. Married Emir Ayadi, December 15, 1966 (divorced 1972). Children: William Thomas Junior, Barbara Jo, Carolyn S., Michael G., Steven C., Juanita N.

John Francis Hohenthaner

Barbara Anita (Forbes) Hohenthaner

World Trade Walden Senior

Emir Ayadi

William Thomas Junior Ayadi

Barbara Jo Ayadi

Carolyn S. Ayadi

Michael G. Ayadi

Steven C. Ayadi

Juanita N. Ayadi