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Donna Jean Gentry

Donna Jean Gentry, American librarian. Certified English, government, library media services. Secretary Hamilton Heights Educational Foundation, Arcadia, Indiana, 1987-1991, Hamilton Heights Building Corporation, Arcadia, since 1991; member Hamilton County Future Search, Noblesville, since 1994. Member Association for Indiana Media Educators, Delta Gamma Sorority, Lambda Iota Tau, Pi Gamma Mu, Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.).

Background

  • Gentry, Donna Jean was born on October 31, 1947 in Anderson, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Lyman Siler and Marjorie Lois (Clark) Balser.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Ball State University, 1969. Master of Arts, Ball State University, 1972. Endorsement in library science, Butler University, 1978.

    Career

    • English teacher Noblesville (Indiana) Junior High, 1969-1977. Library Tipton (Indiana) High School, since 1978. Member task force 21st Century, Tipton (Indiana) Community Schools, 1993-1994, member technical committee, since 1994.

    Major achievements

    • Certified English, government, library media services.

    Politics

    Pacifists should be honored because they do not allow us to become complacent about war and violence.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Since righteousness is demanded of God, one needs to know how to receive it. It is received through faith. It is having faith in God.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The family is the most basic of human institutions through which people are nurtured and sustained in love, responsibility, and respect.

    Membership

    Secretary Hamilton Heights Educational Foundation, Arcadia, Indiana, 1987-1991, Hamilton Heights Building Corporation, Arcadia, since 1991. Member Hamilton County Future Search, Noblesville, since 1994. Member Association for Indiana Media Educators, Delta Gamma Sorority, Lambda Iota Tau, Pi Gamma Mu, Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.).

    Connections

    • Married John M. Gentry, July 19, 1969. Children: Malinda, Catherine.
    • father: Lyman Siler Balser
    • mother: Marjorie Lois (Clark) Balser
    • spouse: John M. Gentry
    • children: Malinda Gentry
    • Catherine Gentry
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    Born October 31, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Ball State University
    • 1972
      Ball State University
    • 1978
      Butler University
    • 1969 - 1977
      English teacher, Noblesville (Indiana) Junior High
    • 1978
      library Tipton (Indiana) High School