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Debra Foster Greene

Debra Foster Greene, American history professor. Grantee Expansion of Lincoln University Hilltop Campus History District, Missouri Department Natural Resources, 1998-1999.


  • Greene, Debra Foster was born on June 5, 1960 in Natchez, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Inez Murray and Robert Lee Foster.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History, Alcorn State University, Lorman, Mississippi, 1982. Master of Arts in History, University Missouri, Columbia, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy in American History, University Missouri, Columbia, 2003.


    • Archivist Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City, 1986—1988. Minority business specialist Missouri Department Economic Development, 1988—1995. Associate professor Lincoln University, since 1996.

      With Army National Guard, 1991-1993, Missouri.


    Commissioner Governor's Commission Unmarked Human Burial, Jefferson City, 2000—2006. Member of Organization America Historians, Southern Association Women Historians, Association Black Women Historians, Association Study African American Life and History, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.


    • Married Lorenzo Thomas Greene, May 28, 1993. Children: Lorenzo Foster, Logan Thomas Clemente.
    • father: Inez Murray
    • mother: Robert Lee Foster
    • spouse: Lorenzo Thomas Greene
    • children: Lorenzo Foster Greene
    • Logan Thomas Clemente Greene
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    Born June 5, 1960
    (age 57)
    • 1982
      Alcorn State University
    • 1985
      University Missouri
    • 2003
      University Missouri
    • 1986 - 1988
      Archivist Missouri State Archives
      Jefferson City, Missouri, United States
    • 1988 - 1995
      minority business specialist, Missouri Department Economic Development
    • 1996
      associate, professor Lincoln University