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Secondary school educator

Sister Ruth Zelena Morgan, American secondary school educator. Member Sisters of Mercy New Jersey; certified educator, supervisor, administrator. Part-time advocate in Marriage tribunal, Archdiocese of Newark, since 1997. Member National Catholic Education Association, Delta Pi Epsilon (president 1986-1988).

Background

Morgan, Sister Ruth Zelena was born on August 1, 1938 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Joseph Southers and Marie Helen (Trepain) Morgan.

Education

Bachelor, Douglass College, 1959. Master of Education, Rutgers University, 1964. Master of Arts, Rider College, 1976.

Master of Arts, Seton Hall University, 1996.

Career

Teacher, South Plainfield (New Jersey) Public Schools, 1960-1961;teacher, Piscataway (New Jersey) Public Schools, 1961-1980;secretary, Cathedral Grammar School, Trenton, New Jersey, 1980-1981;office manager, Diocese of Metuchen, New Jersey, 1983-1984;principal, Cathedral Grammar School, Trenton, New Jersey, 1984-1990;associate director family life office, Archdiocese of Newark, Irvington, New Jersey, 1990-1992;pastoral associate, St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Elizabeth, since 1992. Advisory marriage tribunal Archdiocese of Newark, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Member Sisters of Mercy New Jersey. Certified educator, supervisor, administrator.

Membership

Part-time advocate in Marriage tribunal, Archdiocese of Newark, since 1997. Member National Catholic Education Association, Delta Pi Epsilon (president 1986-1988).

Connections

father:
Joseph Southers Morgan

mother:
Marie Helen (Trepain) Morgan