Bachelor in Education, University of Southern California, 1969; Master of Education in Business, South Carolina. State College, 1985.
Co-owner, Parts Supply Company, Inc., Orangeburg, South Carolina., 1970-1983;
co-owner, Doug Odom Marine Supply, Inc., Orangeburg, South Carolina., 1979-1984;
owner, Ferns N Such, Orangeburg, South Carolina., 1977-1985;
part-time instructor, Orangeburg-Calhoun Technology College, 1971-1991;
English composition teacher, Willington Academy, Orangeburg, spring 1985;
data management research analyst III, South Carolina. State College, Orangeburg, 1985-1990;
consultant, research report writer, South Carolina. State College, Orangeburg, since 1990;
remedial reading teacher, Bowman (South Carolina.) High School, 1990-1994.
Member minority and international student advising committee, South Carolina. State College, Orangeburg, since 1988, commission to review funding for minority students, since 1988. Presenter in field.
Member parent advisory county South Carolina. Governor's School for Science and Mathematics, Hartsville, South Carolina., 1990-1992. Director kindergarten choir First Baptist Church, Orangeburg, 1987-1989, Bowman High School Chorus, 1992.
Sponsor, organizer Bowman High School Computer Club, 1991-1992. Member National Education Association, American Association of University Women (legislation committee 1989-1990, treasurer 1990-1992), South Carolina. Education Association, South Carolina.
Association Teacher Educators (registration committee 1988-1989, chairman 1989-1993), South Carolina. Curriculum Congress (language arts committee since 1991), Bowman High School Business Partnership Committee (correspondent chairman 1991-1992), South Carolina. Association Counseling and Development.
Married Hubert Douglas Odom, Junior, December 21, 1969. Children: William Douglas, Jennie Lin.