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also known as Rusty Smith

Educational administrator

Ruth Ann Smith, American educational administrator. Certified teacher, supervisor/administrator. National Science Foundation grantee, 1960. Member American Association Mental Retardation, Antique Auto Club (board directors since 1989, secretary 1990-1992, vice president 1993), Aster Terrace Homeowners Association (board directors since 1988), Corvair Club of America.

Background

Smith, Ruth Ann was born on May 11, 1943 in Gowanda, New York, United States. Daughter of Nicholas Victor and Hallie Mae (Klapper) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Buffalo State College, 1969. Master of Science in Education, State University of New York, New Paltz, 1977. Certified, Victor Comptometer School, Buffalo, 1962.

Career

Supervising teacher, Association for Retarded Citizens Niagara County, Niagara Falls, New York, 1969-1972;staff development specialist I-IV, New York State Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabiilities, Wassaic, 1972-1976;education director I, New York State Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabiilities, Newark, New York, 1977-1978;director education and training, New York State Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabiilities, Rochester, since 1978. Fieldwork supervisor Dutchess Community College, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1976.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, supervisor/administrator.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor video tapes.

Membership

Member American Association Mental Retardation, Antique Auto Club (board directors since 1989, secretary 1990-1992, vice president 1993), Aster Terrace Homeowners Association (board directors since 1988), Corvair Club of America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: swimming, crafts, bowling, antiques, basketball and hockey.

Connections

Children: Dean Hunter, Allan Michael.

father:
Nicholas Victor Smith

mother:
Hallie Mae (Klapper) Smith

children:
Dean Hunter Smith

Allan Michael Smith