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teacher , writer

Telma Farrugia Potter, Panamanian teacher, writer.

Background

Potter, Telma Farrugia was born on March 16, 1924 in Republic of Panama. Daughter of Luis Silverio and Teresa Maria (Ayala) Farrugia.

Education

Bachelor in Sociology, Linfield College, McMinnville, Oregon, 1950. Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology, McMurray College, Jacksonville, Illinois, 1951.

Career

Teacher Spastic Children's Found, Los Angeles, summers 1948-1949. Director pre-school California Epileptic Society, 1951-1952. Teacher Tracy Putnam Foundation, 1952-1953.

Social service aide United Cerebral Palsy Association, 1953-1966. Coordinator Phoenix Products Warehouse, 1967-1968. Office clerk Bank of America, 1968-1975.

Volunteer Hacienda-La Puente School, California, from 1977. Tutor, speaker for handicapped, from 1977.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor poems to American Poetry Anthology, 1989, American Poetry Association, Panamanian newspapers, 1971.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Poetry.

Connections

Married Jack Warren Potter, February 20, 1960.

father:
Luis Silverio Farrugia

mother:
Teresa Maria (Ayala) Farrugia

spouse:
Jack Warren Potter