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Myona Sue Byrd

Myona Sue Byrd, American library media specialist. Certified elementary teacher 1-8; certified school library K-12. Member 1st Baptist Church, Williamsburg, since 1990, Parent-Teachers Association; technical committee Williamsburg Indiana School, since 1992. Member Upper Cumberland Education Association Libraries, Kentucky Library. Association, American Library. Association, Kentucky School Media Association, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

  • Byrd, Myona Sue was born on October 6, 1947 in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Paul Eugene Senior and Dorothy Ophelia (Driver) Gipson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Cumberland College, 1968. Master of Arts in Education, Eastern Kentucky University, 1978.

    Career

    • Secretary Cumberland College, Williamsburg, Kentucky, 1965-1968. Certified social worker Kentucky Department of Social Services, Corbin and Williamsburg, 1968-1973. Elementary teacher Williamsburg Indiana School, 1975-1984, library, media technology specialist, since 1984.

      Co-organizer Hug-A-Book Project, Williamsburg Indiana School, 1989-1990, initiated celebrity reader program, since 1991, Library. Power Program, since 1994. Treasurer UCEA Libraries, Kentucky, 1991-1992.

    Major achievements

    • Certified elementary teacher 1-8. Certified school library K-12.

    Politics

    God loves the world, sending Jesus to die for the sins of the whole world and, in Christ, is reconciling to Himself people from every tribe, tongue, and nation.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    In modern culture the ability to make decisions and choose the right path in life has extremely high value. But through the faith believers voluntarily surrender to God in love and joy.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    Language of offensive nature with regard to race, ethnicity ornationality does not indicate the value of each individual and contradicts the teaching of Jesus Christ.

    Membership

    Member 1st Baptist Church, Williamsburg, since 1990, Parent-Teachers Association. Technical committee Williamsburg Indiana School, since 1992. Member Upper Cumberland Education Association Libraries, Kentucky Library.

    Association, American Library. Association, Kentucky School Media Association, Phi Delta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Counted cross stitch, reading, crocheting, fishing, wallpapering.

    Connections

    • Children: Robert Kevin, Brian Lee.
    • father: Paul Eugene Senior Gipson
    • mother: Dorothy Ophelia (Driver) Gipson
    • children: Robert Kevin Byrd
    • Brian Lee Byrd
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    Born October 6, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      Cumberland College
    • 1978
      Eastern Kentucky University
    • 1965 - 1968
      Secretary, Cumberland College
      Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
    • 1968 - 1973
      certified social worker, Kentucky Department of Social Services
    • 1975 - 1984
      elementary teacher, Williamsburg Indiana School