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Robert Anthony Voroscak was American rehabilitation specialist, educator. Recipient Distinguished Service award Easter Seal Society Connecticut, 1988, President's award Connecticut State Employees Association, 1988; named Manitoba of Year, American School for Deaf, West Hartford, 1978; George Washington University Institute Ednl Leadership fellow, 1980-1981.

Background

Voroscak, Robert Anthony was born on August 1, 1938 in Blakely, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Stephen Joseph and Theresa Evangeline (DelleDonne) Voroscak.

Education

1 child, Stacey Lydia. Bachelor of Arts, University Connecticut, 1960. Master of Sciences, University Bridgeport, 1962, Doctor of Education, 1988.

Certificate Of Advanced Graduate Studies, New York University, 1974.

Career

Teacher mathematics Masuk High School, Monroe, Connecticut, 1960-1966, chairman department, 1966-1967. Senior counselor Bureau Rehabilitation Services division Vocational Rehabilitation Connecticut, Norwalk, 1967-1973, vocational rehabilitation supervisor Bridgeport, 1973-1975, coordinator facilities section, bureau planning, evaluation and training Hartford, 1975-1986. Coordinator planning and program development and human resource development Organization Support, 1986-1995.

Regional training coordinator rehab continuing education program community providers University Hartford, 1995—2001. Retired

Member adjunct faculty, consultant Assumption College, Worcester, Massachusetts, University Hartford. Member Hartford Area Rehabilitation Executive Committee, 1978-1982.

Board directors, chair, vice chair corporator CW Group, Inc., CW Resources.

Membership

Member adjunct faculty, consultant Assumpton College, Worcester, Massachusetts, U. Hartford. Member Hartford Area Rehabilitation Executive Committee, 1978-1982. Named Man of Year, American School for Deaf, West Hartford, 1978.

Member Connecticut Association Rehabilitation Facilities (Distinguished Service award 1986), Connecticut Rehabilitation Association (treasurer 1989-1990, board directors, Evangelical Presbyterian Chester award 1985, Robert W. Bain award 1995), Farmington Valley Association Retarded and Handicapped (board directors), Connecticut Rehabilitation Adminstrs. Association (board directors), National Rehabilitation Association, National Rehabilitation Counseling Association, Connecticut Rehabilitation Counseling Association, Connecticut Rehabilitation Adminstrs. Association, Northeast Rehabilitation Association (Connecticut county on development disabilities 1991-1996, Meritorious service award 1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, swimming, travel, gardening, reading.

Connections

Married Theresa Josephine Paternoster, August 27, 1960. 1 child, Stacey Lydia.