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Linda Faye Terry

Linda Faye Terry, American librarian. Certified teacher, Kentucky, Indiana, library, Indiana. Named Library. Employee of Year, Indiana State, 2006.

Background

  • Terry, Linda Faye was born on June 26, 1947 in Paducah, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of John Rodman and Frances B. (Clark) Tomlinson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Western Kentucky University, 1970. Master of Arts in Reading, Western Kentucky University, 1971. Master of Library Science, Indiana University, 1991.

    Career

    • Student assistant College Heights Foundation, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, 1966-1969. Teacher elementary Waddell Avenue Elementary School, Madisonville, Kentucky, 1969-1970. Bookkeeper assistant City County Hospital, Bowling Green, 1970.

      Graduate assistant reading Western Kentucky University, 1970-1971. Consultant reading teacher Greater Clark County Schools, Jeffersonville, Indiana, 1971-1975. Reading teacher Crittenden (Kentucky) Elementary School, 1975.

      Children director, assistant director Brownsburg (Indiana) Public Library., 1979-1982, bookkeeper, treasurer, 1984-1987, junior high teacher, 1990. Project consultant Indiana State Library., Indianapolis, 1991-1992, public library services consultant, since 1993. Treasurer Floyd-Clark County I.R.A., Jeffersonville, Indiana, 1971-1973.

      Treasurer-president Hendricks County I.R.A., Brownsburg, 1980-1985, membership committee, 1988-1992. Family involvement committee Indiana State Reading Council, Indianapolis, 1985-1988.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher, Kentucky, Indiana, library, Indiana.

    Politics

    Christians should exercise vigorously their responsibilities to participate in the political process by registering to vote, educating themselves about the issues, and voting according to their biblical beliefs, convictions, and values.

    Party affiliation: southern Baptist.

    Religion

    Every person was created for a purpose, and God has a plan and will for every individual.

    Denomination: Southern Baptist

    Views

    All Christians can seek to create a way of life deliberately designed to overcome evil with good and to promote justice for all.

    Membership

    Leader Girl Scouts of America, Brownsburg, 1982-1984. Parent support group Brownsburg Junior High School, 1988-1990, Brownsburg High School, 1990-1992, band boosters, since 1990. Member American Library Association, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, International Reading Association, American Association School Libraries, Public Library.

    Association, Hendricks County Reading Council (president since 1980), Association Indiana Media Educators, Indiana Reading Association.

    Connections

    • Married Steven Lynn Terry, June 8, 1974. Children: Elizabeth Lynn, Matthew Lee.
    • father: John Rodman Tomlinson
    • mother: Frances B. (Clark) Tomlinson
    • spouse: Steven Lynn Terry
    • children: Elizabeth Lynn Terry
    • Matthew Lee Terry
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    Born June 26, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1970
      Western Kentucky University
    • 1971
      Western Kentucky University
    • 1991
      Indiana University
    • 1966 - 1969
      Student assistant, College Hgts. Foundation
      Bowling Green, Kentucky, United States
    • 1969 - 1970
      teacher, elementary Waddell Avenue Elementary School
      Madisonville, Kentucky, United States
    • 1970
      bookkeeper, assistant City County Hospital
      Bowling Green, Kentucky, United States
    • 1970 - 1971
      graduate assistant, reading Western Kentucky University
    • 1971 - 1975
      consultant, reading teacher Greater Clark County Schools
      Jeffersonville, Vermont, United States
    • 1975
      reading teacher, Crittenden (Kentucky) Elementary School
    • 1991 - 1992
      project consultant, Indiana State Library
      Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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