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English language educator

Betty Lynn Dillard, American English language educator.

Background

Dillard, Betty Lynn was born on March 15, 1952 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Daughter of Robert Allan and Laura Margaret (Cann) Dillard.

Education

Student, University Aberdeen, 1970. Bachelor in Journalism, Baylor University, 1973. Master of Arts in English, Counseling, Sul Ross State University, 1992.

Career

Freelance journalist, Dallas, 1975-1978;editor, Society Professor Engineers, Dallas, 1978-1980;associate editor, Texas Homes Magazine, Dallas, 1980-1985;editor, co-owner, Big Bend Sentinel, Marfa, Texas, 1986-1988;edit assistant, Sul Ross State University, Alpine, Texas, 1988-1991;adjunct instructor, Sul Ross State University, Alpine, Texas, since 1991. Advisor Non-Traditional Students Organisation, Alpine, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Grand Homes of Texas, 1982. Contributor articles to newspapers and journals.

Membership

Board directors Rio-Pecos Family Crisis Center, Alpine, 1988-1989l judge University Interscolastic League, Alpine, since 1987, College Bowl Tournament, Alpine, since 1989. Member Modern Language Association, Daughters of the American Revolution, National Council Teachers English, Texas Association College and University Student Personnel Administrators, Society Professional Journalists, Sigma Tau Delta (advisor), Alpha Omega.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, gardening.

Connections

father:
Robert Allan Dillard

mother:
Laura Margaret (Cann) Dillard