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Kent Clinton Myers

Kent Clinton Myers, American educator, printing executive, stockbroker, writer. Named one of State Amateur Golf Champion, 1965, 1972, 1981, 1983; named to Ten Top Amateur Golfers, Pacific Northwest 17, since 1973; recipient Roy H. Simmons award, Willamette University.

Background

  • Myers, Kent Clinton was born on July 31, 1932 in Salem, Oregon, United States. Son of Arthur V. and Ramona O. (Moore) Myers.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Psychology, Willamette University, 1954. Student, Willamette University, 1955. Master of Arts in Education, Willamette University, 1959.

      Doctor in General School Administration, Stanford University, 1963.

    Career

    • Teacher Junior High School, Albany, Oregon, 1955—1956. With Psychological Testing Services, Grays Harbor County Welfare Department, Montesano, Washington, 1958—1960. Guidance consultant, psychologist Santa Clara County Schools, California, 1961—1963.

      Director Oregon Program, Lake Oswego, Oregon, 1963—1965. Assistant superintendent instruction Lake Oswego Public Schools, 1965—1981. Stockbroker Omega Northwest, Portland, Oregon, since 1981.

      President Myers-Murty Printing and Public Inc., since 1982. Psychologist Aberdeen Public Schools, Washington, 1958—1960. Director, special education and guidance Grays Harbor County Schools, Montesano, 1958—1960.

      Member, evaluation teams, commissions University and Professional Organizations. With United States Army, 1956-1958.

    Works

    • Author: Golf in Oregon, 1977, second edition, 1981, Man Limited, poems, Slumbering Giants, 1979. Contributor articles to professional publications.

    Membership

    Board directors Tyron Creek State Park, 1974—1975, Christie School, Marylhurst, Oregon, 1974—1976, Christ Episcopal Church, Lake Oswego, since 1981, vestryman. Member of Oregon Association School Executives, American Educational Research Association, confederation Oregon School Administrators, National Association Elementary School Principals, National Association Secondary School Principals, Oregon Association Curriculum Development (board directors 1966-1971), National Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, American Association School Administrators, Rotary Club (board directors, Lake Oswego 1975-1978), Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Psi Chi, Phi Eta Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Joan Marie Miller, August 11, 1957. Children: Sally Myers Hildebran, Laura, Jill, Jane.
    • father: Arthur V. Myers
    • mother: Ramona O. (Moore) Myers
    • spouse: Joan Marie Miller
    • children: Sally Myers Hildebran Myers
    • Laura Myers
    • Jill Myers
    • Jane Myers
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    Born July 31, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1954
      Willamette University
    • 1955
      Willamette University
    • 1959
      Willamette University
    • 1963
      Stanford University
    • 1955 - 1956
      Teacher, Junior High School
      Albany, New York, United States
    • 1958 - 1960
      with Psychological Testing Services
      Montesano, Washington, United States
    • 1961 - 1963
      guidance consultant
      California, United States
    • 1963 - 1965
      director, Oregon Program
      Lake Oswego, Oregon, United States
    • 1965 - 1981
      assistant, superintendent instruction Lake Oswego Public Schools
    • 1981
      stockbroker, Omega Northwest
      Portland, Jamaica
    • 1982
      president, Myers-Murty Printing and Public Incorporated
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