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academic administrator , language educator

William B. Matta, American language educator, academic administrator. Grantee, State of South Dakota, 2001, LOFTI, 2002. Youth hockey coordinator & assistant coach Aberdeen Hockey Association, South Dakota, 2002—2003.

Background

Matta, William B. was born on September 27, 1951 in Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States. Son of William C. and Dorothy R. Matta.

Education

Bachelor, Bemidji State College, 1973. Bachelor, University North Dakota, 1983. Master of Arts, University North Dakota, 1985.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1992.

Career

Tenured associate professor English University Guam, Mangilao, 1993—1999, acting associate dean, College Arts & Sciences, 1997—1998. Assistant professor English Northern State University, Aberdeen, South Dakota, 1999—2004. Director division language, literature dn communications McLennan Community College, Waco, Texas, since 2004.

Admissions liaison officer United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, since 1984. Senior United States military advisor North Atlantic Treaty Organization Force Commander, Bosnia-Herzegovina, 2003. Colonel United States Air Force Reserve, 2001-2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Youth hockey coordinator & assistant coach Aberdeen Hockey Association, South Dakota, 2002—2003.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, fishing, wild fruit gathering, hunting.

Connections

Married Victoria Fonseca, January 15, 1982. Married Yvonne D. Formella, June 30, 1973 (divorced October 17, 1977). Children: Camille M., William M., Vanessa C., Lorraine V.

father:
William C.

mother:
Dorothy R. Matta

spouse:
Victoria Fonseca

spouse:
Yvonne D. Formella

child:
Camille M. Matta

child:
William M. Matta

child:
Vanessa C. Matta

child:
Lorraine V. Matta