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Rita Maria Torres Tucker, American engineer. Licensed professional engineer, Texas.

Background

Tucker, Rita Maria Torres was born on October 15, 1954 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Daughter of Enrique and Lily Ernestina (Ramirez) Torres.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Science, Trinity University, 1978. Master of Science in Engineering Administration, St. Mary's University, 1987.

Career

Engineer Southwestern Bell Telephone –°ompany, St. Louis, since 1978. Regional chair Mathcounts of Texas, San Antonio, 1983, state chair, 1987-1988. Mentor Harlendale Indiana School District, San Antonio, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Licensed professional engineer, Texas.

Membership

Judge Alamo Regional Academy of Science and Engineering, San Antonio, 1984-1986, Texas Academy Decathlon, San Antonio, 1986. Mentor St. Mary's University, San Antonio, since 1987. Member Professional Engineers in Industry (vice chair region III 1986-1987), Texas Society Professional Engineers (chair education 1983-1984, Engineer for a Day 1981-1986), Texas Society Telephone Engineers (San Antonio chapter sergeant-at-arms 1988-1989), National Society Professional Engineers (Young Engineer of Year award 1989), Professional Women Southwestern Bell, Missouri Society Professional Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Camping, swimming, tennis, vollyball, sewing.

Connections

Married Howard Wayne Ybarbo, July 8, 1976 (divorced March 1978). 1 child, Jennifer Rose.

father:
Enrique Torres

mother:
Lily Ernestina (Ramirez) Torres

spouse:
Howard Wayne Ybarbo

child:
Jennifer Rose Tucker