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Phyllis Anita Tucker

Phyllis Anita Tucker, American sales representative, guidance counselor. Teaching certified for secondary social studies and guidance counseling. Named Young Career Woman of Year Augusta Business and Professional Women, 1979. Chairman Augusta Heart Fund Drive, 1979; board directors Saline County Chapter American Cancer Society, 1991. Member National Association of Female Executives, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

  • Tucker, Phyllis Anita was born on July 26, 1952 in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Education, Henderson State College, 1974. Master of Education, Henderson State College, 1976.

    Career

    • Social studies teacher Monroe Academy, Wheatley, Arkansas, 1974-1975. Peer tutor Henderson State University, Arkadelphia, 1975-1976. Career orientation teacher Heber Springs (Arkansas) Middle School, 1976-1977.

      Counselor Augusta (Arkansas) Middle School, 1977-1978, Augusta High School, 1978-1986. Vocational special needs counselor White River Vocational-Technology, Newport, Arkansas, 1986-1987. Guidance supervisor Arkansas Department Education, Little Rock, 1987-1989, educational supervisor, 1989-1990.

      Sales representative Holt, Rinehart & Winston, Irving, Lewisville, Texas, since 1990.

    Major achievements

    • Teaching certified for secondary social studies and guidance counseling.

    Politics

    Working in partnership with different Christian denominations allows influencing public policy more effectively.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Christians should read the Bible as part of a faith community, and try to put themselves into the story of God's dealings with humanity.

    Membership

    Chairman Augusta Heart Fund Drive, 1979. Board directors Saline County Chapter American Cancer Society, 1991. Member National Association of Female Executives, Phi Delta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Needlecrafts, reading.

    Connections

    • Daughter of Charles Wilson and Mary Katherine (Carter) T.
    • father: Charles Wilson Tucker
    • mother: Mary Katherine (Carter) Tucker
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    Born July 26, 1952
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      Henderson State College
    • 1976
      Henderson State College
    • 1974 - 1975
      Social studies teacher, Monroe Academy
      Wheatley, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
    • 1975 - 1976
      peer tutor Henderson State University
      Arkadelphia, Arkansas, United States
    • 1976 - 1977
      career orientation teacher, Heber Springs (Arkansas) Middle School
    • 1977 - 1978
      counsel, or Augusta (Arkansas) Middle School
    • 1978 - 1986
      counsel, or Augusta (Arkansas) Middle School
    • 1986 - 1987
      vocational special needs counsel, or White River Vocational-Technology
      Newport, United Kingdom
    • 1987 - 1989
      guidance supervisor Arkansas Department Education
      Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
    • 1989 - 1990
      guidance supervisor Arkansas Department Education
    • 1990
      sales representative Holt
      Irving, Texas, United States
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