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Veronica LoCoco, Mexican writer. Certified teacher, California. Recipient Certified of Commendation, California Highway Patrol, 1984. Member San Carlos Airport Pilots Association, Nature Conservancy, Audubon Society, Friends of Filoli; Stanford Alumni Association.

Background

LoCoco, Veronica was born on December 16, 1934 in Puebla, Pue, Mexico. Came to the United States, 1956. Daughter of Frank and Alicia (Petersen) Gonzales-Frese.

Education

Mención Honorifica, University Femenina, Mexico City, 1956. Master of Arts, Santa Clara University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1975.

Career

Control chemist Nestle, Mexico City, 1956-1957. Research technician Harold Brunn Institute, San Francisco, 1957-1959. Instructor Skyline College, San Bruno, California, 1969-1970.

Senior lecturer Santa Clara (California) University, 1970-1990. Consultant San Mateo County, California, 1976-1977, Monterey County, California, 1977-1978, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York City, 1979-1986, Macmillan Public Company, New York City, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, California.

Membership

Member San Carlos Airport Pilots Association, Nature Conservancy, Audubon Society, Friends of Filoli. Stanford Alumni Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, swimming, skiing, study of nature, photography.

Connections

Married Joseph R. LoCoco, July 25, 1959 (deceased 1990). Children: Anamarie, Joseph A.

father:
Frank Gonzales-Frese

mother:
Alicia (Petersen) Gonzales-Frese

spouse:
Joseph R. LoCoco

children:
Anamarie LoCoco

Joseph A. LoCoco