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University administrator

Barbara Cheryl Mead, American University administrator. Recipient WCBD television 2 Good Apple award Heart of Love Christian Ministries in South Carolina., 1991, University Outstanding Staff Merit award, 1988.

Background

Mead, Barbara Cheryl was born on May 4, 1944 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States. Daughter of Percy Orian and Margaret Shirley (Isaacs) Mead.

Education

Associate of Arts, Anderson (South Carolina) College, 1964. Bachelor of Science, Furman University, 1967. Postgraduate, The Citadel, since 1988.

Career

Admissions representative, assistant director admissions, Charleston (South Carolina.) Southern U. (formerly Baptist College), 1967-1970;associate director admissions to director admissions, Charleston (South Carolina.) Southern U. (formerly Baptist College), 1971-1986;director academic scholarships, Charleston (South Carolina.) Southern U. (formerly Baptist College), 1968-1986;developer and director junior academic scholar program, Charleston (South Carolina.) Southern U. (formerly Baptist College), 1978-1986;assistant dean of students, Charleston (South Carolina.) Southern U. (formerly Baptist College), since 1986;career planning and placement director, Charleston (South Carolina.) Southern U. (formerly Baptist College), 1986-1989;undergrad/graduate admissions testing administration, Charleston (South Carolina.) Southern U. (formerly Baptist College), 1986-1989;university disciplinarian, Charleston (South Carolina.) Southern U. (formerly Baptist College), since 1986;director international student services, Charleston (South Carolina.) Southern U. (formerly Baptist College), since 1987;developer, director university tutorial service program, Charleston (South Carolina.) Southern U. (formerly Baptist College), since 1989. Committee member admissions and scholarship and athletic committees Charleston Southern U., 1970-1986, director EOC tutorial program, 1986-1990, member administrative county, since 1991, committee member for university retention and director help services for retention, since 1991. Executive Board member Charleston County Consortium, since 1986.

Member alumni board directors Anderson College in South Carolina., 1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Directory on Dining and Touring in Charleston, 1990.

Religion

Jesus Christ is Lord and Savior, and the Bible is the divinely inspired word of God that serves as the final written authority for living out the Christian faith.

Politics

Church members should educate themselves on the moral issues being debated in the public arena.

Views

In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.

Membership

Active neighborhood volunteer programs. Member National Trust for Historic Preservation, Washington, Williamsburg, Virginia (honorary citizen Colonial Williamsburg) 1992, Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, 1992, National Museum Women in Arts, Washington, 1992. Member National Association of Female Executives, Lowcountry Rose Society (publicity chair 1992), American Rose Society (publicity committee 1993), World Association International Educational Exchange (hospitality chair world and regional associations), National Association Foreign Student Advisors, South Carolina Association Foreign Student Advisors, Smithsonian National Associates.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: physical fitness, piano, gardening, travel, spectator sports.

Connections

father:
Percy Orian Mead

mother:
Margaret Shirley (Isaacs) Mead