John Hess, American education educator, mental health counselor. Recipient Governor's award for Excellence in Teaching, State of Missouri, 1999, Excellence in Education award, 1999—2000, National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development Excellence award, Austin, Texas, 2000. Board director Civil Air Patrol, Horton, Kansas, 1978—1984; Member of Psychology Teachers in the Community College, Association Psychological Science.
- Instructor psychology Highland Community College, Kansas, 1970—1991, dir career information center, 1980—1991. Chair social science division Ozarks Technology Community College, Springfield, Missouri, 1995—1999, instructor psychology, 1991—2007.