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administrator , educator , Language professional

Sharon Joan Swinyard, American Language professional, educator, administrator. Member Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers Spanish and Portuguese, National Society Fund Raising Executives, National Association Hospital Development, Development Executives Roundtable.

Background

Swinyard, Sharon Joan was born on July 20, 1943 in Salt Lake City. Daughter of Chester Allan and Vivian (Redford) Swinyard.

Education

Bachelor in Spanish with honors, New York University, 1965. Master of Arts, New York University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1972.

Career

Program assistant, New York University and University Madrid, 1965;teaching, research assistant, Stanford (California) U., 1966-1968, 72;associate in Spanish, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1970-1972;professor, chairman Hispanic studies department, St. Joseph's College, Mountain View, California, 1974-1984;assistant to president, St. Joseph's College, Mountain View, California, 1981-1984;professor, chairman Hispanic studies department, St. Patrick's Seminary, Menlo Park, California, 1979-1984;director annual giving, associate director, executive director, Children's Hospital San Francisco Foundation, 1984-1986;campaign director, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital/Medical Development Stanford University, 1986-1989;director development, Menlo school and College, Atherton, California, 1989-1990;fundraising consultant, since 1990. Board director humanities program Antaeus Group, since 1975.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Translator: El Niño con espina bifida, 4th edition, 1984.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers Spanish and Portuguese, National Society Fund Raising Executives, National Association Hospital Development, Development Executives Roundtable.

Connections

Married David B. Sutton, July 14, 1968.

father:
Chester Allan Swinyard

mother:
Vivian (Redford) Swinyard

spouse:
David B. Sutton