Althea Wright Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, Oklahoma State University, 1957. Master of Education, West Texas State University, 1967. Doctor of Education, Oklahoma State University, 1972.
Postgraduate, North Texas State University, 1982.
Teacher, grade 2, Waco (Texas) Indiana Schools, 1957-1959; teacher, grade 1, Amarillo (Texas) Indiana Schools, 1963-1968; assistant professor, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 1971-1979; associate professor, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 1980; associate professor, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 1980-1990; retired,, 1990. Developer of 5 slide presentations on Aging Programs in Sweden and Denmark, China, Japan and Korea, Greece, Israel and Egypt, Soviet Union.
Member American Home Economics Association, Oklahoma Home Economics Association, National Council on Family Relations, Oklahoma Council on Family Relations (past president), Graduate Committee on Gerontology (chair), Gerontological Society of America, Southwest Society on Aging (board directors), Delta Kappa Gamma, Phi Kappa Phi.
Children: Melanie Marie Field, Lane Alan.