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Mary Schander

Personal Info

M. A in Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles; B.A in Political Science, Magna Cum Laude, California Lutheran University. PCC Faculty in Political Science, 2000 to date. Adjunct Assistant Professor of Political Science, Glendale Community College.  Pasadena Police Commander (Retired), Public Information Official for American Red Cross.  Honorary Trustee Southwest Chamber Music.  Member of Pasadena Fire Department Disaster Advisory Council.  Professional recognition - Women At Work Medal of Excellence, the Pasadena Police Chief's Special Award, the Pasadena-Foothill Valley YWCA Second Century Leadership Award, Who's Who in America and the American Red Cross Sarah Barton Award. Consulting experience - League of California Cities, Media Survival Group, Ell & Associates, International Association of Chiefs of Police and law enforcement international exchange in Lodz, Poland. Instructor for California State University, Northridge, POST Mid Management and Command College. Numerous publications in professional journals as well as two books, Australian Traditional Songs and Songs in the Air - Music of Early California.


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