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Bessie Marie Williams Fields

Bessie Marie Williams Fields, American counselor, educator. Certified counseling and development; certified teacher, Oregon. Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Urban League. Member American Association Counseling and Development, Alpha Kappa Alpha. Lodges: Toastmaster International, AKA.

Background

  • Fields, Bessie Marie Williams was born on September 14, 1940 in Pasco, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Joe and Velma (Johnson) W.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Portland State University, 1971. Master of Science, Portland State University, 1981. Doctor of Education, Nova University, 1989.

    Career

    • Counselor, instructor Portland (Oregon) State University, 1971-1983. Instructor Portland Community College, 1975-1981, Marylhurst (Oregon) College, 1981-1982. Counselor Anchorage (Alaska) Community College, 1983-1987.

      Professor University Alaska, Anchorage, since 1987. Consultant Federal Government, 1970-1973.

    Major achievements

    • Certified counseling and development. Certified teacher, Oregon.

    Politics

    When seeking to address certain political issues, the Church must engage with other denominations to understand their views and needs.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    As someone joins the group of people seeking to follow the way of Jesus, it means to respond to God's challenge and begin to share his relationship with God as Father.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The supportive small group inside the Church is the most powerful tool for people to feel that they belong and also to learn and grow.

    Membership

    Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Urban League. Member American Association Counseling and Development, Alpha Kappa Alpha. Lodges: Toastmaster International, AKA.

    Connections

    • Married Frederick Marshall Fields, August 16, 1957 (divorced January 1973). Children: Geretta Marie, John Duane.
    • father: Joe W.
    • mother: Velma (Johnson) W.
    • spouse: Frederick Marshall Fields
    • children: Geretta Marie Fields
    • John Duane Fields
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