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Carol Scroggins Wilson

Carol Scroggins Wilson, American library literacy program administrator. Named one of Outstanding Young Women America, 1981; recipient Recognition award, Coalition Parenting Edn, 1979, Northwest Arkansas Hospice, 1981, Committee Service award, International Readers Association, 1987, award, Innovation Library. Service, American Library Association, 1987.

Background

  • Wilson, Carol Scroggins was born on May 1, 1950 in Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States. Daughter of Jack Sam and Lelah Francine (Stewart) Scroggins.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Social Work, University Arkansas, 1979. Master of Education, University Arkansas, 1980. Postgrad., University San Francisco, since 1984.

    Career

    • Research assistant Antaeus Research Institute, Fayetteville, 1980—1981. Member faculty Clovis Adult & Vocational Education, California, since 1983. Member faculty women's studies California State University, Fresno, 1983—1985.

      Coordinator Library. Literacy Program, since 1985. Advisor board directors McCarthy Institute Learning & Education, Madera, California, since 1983. Founding member Literacy Coalition Fresno, since 1985.

    Works

    • Author: (poetry) Rain Goddess, 1984 (Golden Poet award, 1985), Wishing Star, 1985.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Central California Forum Refugees, Fresno, 1986, Women's Caucus, Fresno, 1985. Advisor Disabled Students Association, 1984. Alternate Central California Democratic Committee, 1983.

    Member of Council Advancement Experiential Learning, National Association Ethnic Studies, American Society Training and Development, National Association Female Executives, Order Rosae Crucis (chapter deputy master 1985-1986, master since 1986).

    Personality

    Interests

    Writing, sewing, poetry.

    Connections

    • Married Jimmy Lee Jones Wilson, December 25, 1969 (div. February 1975); Married Joseph Walter Wilson, March 19, 1980 (div. March 1987); 1 stepchild Joseph Jeffrey.
    • father: Jack Sam Scroggins
    • mother: Lelah Francine (Stewart) Scroggins
    • spouses: Jimmy Lee Jones Wilson
    • Joseph Walter Wilson
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    Born March 1, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1979
      University Arkansas
    • 1980
      University Arkansas
    • 1980 - 1981
      Research assistant, Antaeus Research Institute
      Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States
    • 1983
      member, faculty Clovis Adult & Vocational Education
      California, United States
    • 1983 - 1985
      member, faculty women's studies California State University
      Fresno, California, United States
    • 1983
      advisor, board directors McCarthy Institute Learning & Education
      Madera, California, United States
    • 1985
      coordinator, Library Literacy Program
    • 1985
      founding member, Literacy Coalition Fresno
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