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Terry Goodwin Lacy Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's Who

Dr. Lacy has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who as a leader in the education industry

    REYKJAVIK, ICELAND, October 06, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name Terry G. Lacy a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Terry Lacy celebrates many years' experience in her professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes she has accrued in her field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

After accruing more than 45 years of professional experience, Dr. Lacy retired from her role as an English instructor at the University of Iceland, now serving as a freelance translator, editor of medical and scientific papers and author. Earlier in her career, she worked as a private flute instructor at Fort Collins in Colorado. Over the years, she also worked for Colorado State University as both an instructor of technical journalism and an assistant professor, as well as for the University of Maryland in sociology. Furthermore, Dr. Lacy gained career experience at a banking school and community college in Reykjavik.

A graduate of Smith College and Colorado State University, Dr. Lacy holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music History, and a Master of Science and PhD in Sociology. She is affiliated with the Association of American Studies and earlier with the Nordic Association of American Studies and the International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language. Throughout her career, she has contributed her knowledge to six English-to-Icelandic and Icelandic-to-English dictionaries, "Ring of Seasons: Iceland - Its Culture and History," "The Flight of Time: Robert Lacy and Family," "Puffy the Puffin," a children's book, and various other books.

Beyond her status as a respected and longstanding figure in her field, she has been awarded many times for her professional endeavors, earning grants through the United States Information Service, the Research Fund of the University of Iceland, the Cobb Partnership Award from the U.S. Embassy in Iceland, and the Ford Foundation. Additionally, Dr. Lacy has been recognized in three editions of Who's Who in the World.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to her profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Terry G. Lacy has been featured on the Marquis Who's Who Lifetime Achievers website. Please visit for more information about this honor.

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