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John Francis Green

John Francis Green, American nature science center administrator, science educator. Certified Audubon Ecology Camps, 1971. Member of Natural Sciences Youth Organization, South Carolina Association Museum, South Carolina Academy of Sciences, American Association Museum, Audubon Club (Spartanburg), Sierra Club (outings chairman 1982-1984).

Background

  • Green, John Francis was born on January 21, 1949 in Berwyn, Illinois, United States. Son of Francis John and Margaret Estelle (Novotny) Green.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Ohio University, 1971. Postgraduate, Ohio State University, 1973.

    Career

    • Naturalist Nature and Science Center, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1974—1975, Museum History and Science, Kansas City, Missouri, 1975—1976. Seasonal naturalist Union College Environmental Education Center, Middlesboro, Kentucky, 1976. Curator Brooklyn Children Museum, 1977—1979, floor manager, 1978—1979.

      Director Nature-Science Center, Spartanburg, South Carolina, since 1979, researcher, since 1982. Science consultant Wofford College, Spartanburg, since 1981. Science fair judge Spartanburg Public Schools, since 1980.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Audubon Ecology Camps, 1971.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Natural Sciences Youth Organization, South Carolina Association Museum, South Carolina Academy of Sciences, American Association Museum, Audubon Club (Spartanburg), Sierra Club (outings chairman 1982-1984).

    Personality

    Interests

    Hiking, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Marilyn Kay Miley, September 13, 1971.
    • father: Francis John Green
    • mother: Margaret Estelle (Novotny) Green
    • spouse: Marilyn Kay Miley
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    Born January 21, 1949
    (age 68)
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