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Mark Youngblood Herring

Mark Youngblood Herring, American librarian, dean. Fellow East Tennessee State University, 1987-1990; grantee Noble Foundation, Oklahoma, 1999, South Carolina Humanities Foundation. Member National Association Scholars, Library Association and Learning Center Directors (president 1996-1997), Oklahoma Library. Association (executive board 1993-1995), Oklahoma Association Scholars (president 1997-1999).

Background

  • Herring, Mark Youngblood was born on October 10, 1952 in Dothan, Alabama, United States. Son of Reuben and Dorothy Lavina (McCorvey) Herring.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, George Peabody College Teachers, 1974. Master of Library Science, Vanderbilt University, 1978. Doctor of Education, East Tennessee State University, 1990.

    Career

    • Library. director King College, Bristol, Tennessee, 1979-1987. Instructor East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, 1990. Dean library services Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee, 1992-1999.

      Dean Winthrop University, Rock Hill, South Carolina, since 1999. Executive director American 21, Bristol, Tennessee, 1990-1992. Founder, president Electronic Conservative Clearinghouse Library., Shawnee, since 1998.

    Works

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member National Association Scholars, Library Association and Learning Center Directors (president 1996-1997), Oklahoma Library. Association (executive board 1993-1995), Oklahoma Association Scholars (president 1997-1999).

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, running, hiking.

    Connections

    • Married Brenda Carol Lane, August 11, 1972. Children: Adriel, Areli Allene.
    • father: Reuben Herring
    • mother: Dorothy Lavina (McCorvey) Herring
    • spouse: Brenda Carol Lane
    • children: Adriel Herring
    • Areli Allene Herring
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    Born October 10, 1952
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      George Peabody College Teachers
    • 1978
      Vanderbilt University
    • 1990
      East Tennessee State University
    • 1979 - 1987
      Library director, King College
      Bristol, Connecticut, United States
    • 1990
      instructor, East Tennessee State University
      Johnson City, Tennessee, United States
    • 1992 - 1999
      dean library services Oklahoma Baptist University
      Shawnee, Kansas, United States
    • 1999
      dean Winthrop University
      Rock Hill, South Carolina, United States