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Robert James Spinti

electronics educator

Robert James Spinti was American electronics educator. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (counselor, Outstanding Branch Counselor award 1982, 91), American Vocational Association (life), International Technology Education Association (life), Wisconsin Technology Education Association, National Association Industrial Technology, Menomonie Area Chamber of Commerce, Epsilon Pi Tau (trustee 1975-1988, laureate 1980).

Background

Spinti, Robert James was born on February 12, 1932 in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Irvin Carl and Jean Flora (Dunlop) Spinti.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Education, University Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie, 1954. Master of Science, University Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie, 1957. Doctor of Education in Industrial Education, University Missouri, Columbia, 1968.

Career

Industrial arts teacher Russell (Minnesota) School District, 1954-1956. From instructor to professor electronics and electricity University Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie, 1957-1995, professor, 1968-1995.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (counselor, Outstanding Branch Counselor award 1982, 91), American Vocational Association (life), International Technology Education Association (life), Wisconsin Technology Education Association, National Association Industrial Technology, Menomonie Area Chamber of Commerce, Epsilon Pi Tau (trustee 1975-1988, laureate 1980).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, woodworking, travel, camping.

Connections

Married Beverly Ann Peterson, August 14, 1954. Children: James Paul, Dianne Marie, Dawn Reneé.