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Lena Y. Grant

Lena Y. Grant was American librarian. Recipient District award of merit Merrimac District Boy Scouts American, 1989, Silver Beaver award Tidewater Council, 1991. Member American Association of University Women (president Portsmouth branch 2003-2005), Virginia Educational Media Association, Chesapeake Education Association (board directors 1999-2003), Delta Kappa Gamma (secretary 1998-2000, vice president 2002-2004), Phi Kappa Phi, Kappa Delta Pi.

Background

  • Grant, Lena Y. was born on January 6, 1946 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Carl Jay and Merle Briggs Yow.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Radford College, 1968. Master of Science in Education, Old Dominion University, 1993.

    Career

    • Assistant circulation library Radford (Virginia) College Library., 1968-1969. School library Truitt Junior High School, Chesapeake, Virginia, 1969-1970, Handley High School, Winchester, 1970-1972, Western Branch Middle School, Chesapeake, 1973—2005.

    Politics

    The diversity inside the Church should be respected and supported. Open debate within the Church on certain political and social issues should be encouraged.

    Religion

    A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Church decisions should be made as openly as possible, giving opportunities for all to contribute. It is important for all views to be heard and taken seriously, especially where Christians disagree.

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Women (president Portsmouth branch 2003-2005), Virginia Educational Media Association, Chesapeake Education Association (board directors 1999-2003), Delta Kappa Gamma (secretary 1998-2000, vice president 2002-2004), Phi Kappa Phi, Kappa Delta Pi.

    Connections

    • Married William Sawyer Grant, September 14, 1968. Children: William S. II, Robert Edward.
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    Born January 6, 1946
    (age 71)
    • 1968
      Radford College
    • 1993
      Old Dominion University
    • 1968 - 1969
      Assistant, circulation library Radford (Virginia) College Library
    • 1969 - 1970
      school library Truitt Junior High School
      Chesapeake, Virginia, United States
    • 1970 - 1972
      school library Truitt Junior High School
      Winchester, Virginia, United States
    • 1973 - 2005
      school library Truitt Junior High School
      Chesapeake, Virginia, United States