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Deborah A. Sparnon

Deborah A. Sparnon, American librarian. Certified teacher, educational media specialist, New Jersey. National Endowment of the Humanities grant, 1994; Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation fellow, 1994.

Background

  • Sparnon, Deborah A. was born on February 20, 1952 in Leesville, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of John Patrick and Marilyn Margaret (Dougherty) Oates.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, William Paterson College, 1974. Master of Education, William Paterson College, 1982.

    Career

    • Library. Upsala University, Wantage, New Jersey, 1990-1993. Library, media specialist Marian E. McKeown School, Newton, since 1980. Adjunct instructor Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, since 1990.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher, educational media specialist, New Jersey.

    Membership

    Member Northwest Jersey Reading Council (vice president, president-elect, president), New Jersey Reading Association, New Jersey Education Association, Sussex County School Media Association, Educational Media Association New Jersey, Hampton Township Education Association (secretary 1994-1995).

    Personality

    Interests

    Collecting autographed books, teddy bears, reading.

    Connections

    • Married John Sparnon, July 6, 1974. Children: Jeffrey, James.
    • father: John Patrick Oates
    • mother: Marilyn Margaret (Dougherty) Oates
    • spouse: John Sparnon
    • children: Jeffrey Sparnon
    • James Sparnon
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    Born February 20, 1952
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      William Paterson College
    • 1982
      William Paterson College
    • 1990 - 1993
      Library Upsala University
      Wantage, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom