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Elizabeth Bowman Peterson

Elizabeth Bowman Peterson, American speech pathologist. Named Teacher of Year, Houston Association Children with Learning Disabilities, 1978.

Background

  • Peterson, Elizabeth Bowman was born on December 22, 1937 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Daughter of Leonard Clifford and Aleene (Perry) Bowman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude, Southern Methodist University, 1961. Master of Arts, University Southern California, 1964.

    Career

    • With Houston Speech and Hearing Institute, 1963—1968, Houston Associates in Psychiatry and Neurology, 1968—1970. Speech pathologist, resource teacher Houston Indiana School District, 1970—1982. Member advisory board Spaulding Southwest Treasurer, Houston Council Adoptable Children, 1979.

      President, 1980.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Volunteer teacher English as second language Citizens for Animal Protection, since 1976. Active Tom Green County History Commission. Member of Houston Association Children with Learning Disabilities, San Angelo Nightwriters Association, Speech & Language Association (Angelo chapter), Texas Speech and Hearing Association, American Speech and Hearing Association, Delta Kappa Gamma.

    Connections

    • Married Harold W. Peterson, June 14, 1969. 2 adopted children.
    • father: Leonard Clifford Bowman
    • mother: Aleene (Perry) Bowman
    • spouse: Harold W. Peterson
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    Born December 22, 1937
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