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Linda Lee Devoe Coleman

Linda Lee Devoe Coleman, museum educator. Certified social studies teacher Massachusetts, New Mexico, New Hampshire. Named Outstanding Young Women of America, 1988.

Background

  • Coleman, Linda Lee Devoe was born on August 15, 1951 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of J. Roland and Loraine A. (Anderson) Devoe.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, University Massachusetts, 1973.

    Career

    • Paralegal Poole, Tinnin & Martin, P.A., Albuquerque, 1980. Research and writing consultant for history preservation clients New Hampshire and Maine, since 1983. Paralegal Nixon, Hall & Hess, P.A., Manchester, New Hampshire, 1986-1989.

      Substitute teacher Manchester (New Hampshire) and Candia (New Hampshire) School Dist.s, 1990-1997. Museum education coordinator Millyard Museum, since 1997. Instructor history New Hampshire Institute Art, since 1999.

      Youth educator University New Hampshire Youth Opportunities Unlimited, Manchester and Durham, New Hampshire, 1991-1992. Museum teacher Museum New Hampshire History, Concord, 1995-1997. Museum docent Albuquerque Museum Art, History and Science, 1977-1980.

    Major achievements

    • Certified social studies teacher Massachusetts, New Mexico, New Hampshire.

    Membership

    Zoning committee chair, planning board member Town of Candia, 1981-1983. Founder, president Candia Chemical People Task Force, 1983-1989. Board directors Parent Association for Individual Self-Esteem, Manchester, 1983-1985, Fitts Museum Foundation, Candia, 1990-1995.

    Trustee Fitts Museum/Town, Candia, 1992-1997. Member American Canada Genealogical Society, New Hampshire History Society, Manchester History Association, Fitts Museum Foundation, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Donald W. Coleman, November 27, 1970 (divorced April 1997). Children: Tiffani Lin, Scott J.
    • father: J. Roland Devoe
    • mother: Loraine A. (Anderson) Devoe
    • spouse: Donald W. Coleman
    • children: Tiffani Lin Coleman
    • Scott J. Coleman
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    Born August 15, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      University Massachusetts
    • 1980
      Paralegal Poole
      Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
    • 1983
      research and writing consultant, for history preservation clients New Hampshire and Maine
    • 1986 - 1989
      paralegal Nixon
      Manchester, United Kingdom
    • 1990 - 1997
      substitute teacher, Manchester (New Hampshire) and Candia (New Hampshire) School Dist.s
    • 1997
      museum education coordinator, Millyard Museum
    • 1999
      instructor, history New Hampshire Institute Art

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