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school system counselor

Bonnie Collins Pierson, American school system counselor. Recipient American Counseling Association award, 1982, Distinguished Legislation Ser. award, American Counseling Association senator, 1981-1985, W.M. Truax Leadership award, Telecommunications Carriers Association, 2005, Shining Star award, 2005.

Background

Pierson, Bonnie Collins was born on November 4, 1943 in Corsicana, Texas, United States. Daughter of Bill and Reba (Edmundson) Collins.

Education

Bachelor, Sam Houston State University, 1965. Master of Education, University Houston, 1968.

Career

Stepchildren: Ben, Kitty, Richard, Greg, Luke, Lindsey. Teacher English and French, Cy-Fair High School, Cypress-Fairbanks Indiana School District, Houston, 1965-1968, counselor Dean Junior High School, 1968-1970. Counselor Del Valle (Texas) Mid-School, 1970-1986, Eanes Indiana School District, 1986^.

Trainer Project ALERT and Families Talk About Sexuality.

Membership

Member American Association Retarded Citizens, National Education Association, Texas Teachers Association, American Association Counseling and Development (bylaws committee 1987), Texas Association Counseling and Development (lobbyist 1977-1986, president 1980-1981), American School Counselors Association, Texas School Counselors Association (president 1978-1979), Texas Career Guidance Association, Texas Mental Health Counselors Association, Texas Counseling Association (legislation chairman 1991-1993), Kappa Delta Pi, Alpha Chi Omega (TACD Rhosine Fleming Outstanding Counseloraward 1985, TACD Presidential award 1986).

Connections

Married E. Benjamin Pierson, November 27, 1970. Children: Ben, Kitty, Richard, Greg, Luke, Lindsey, Ashlie, Evan, Kaleigh, Garrett.

father:
Bill Collins

mother:
Reba (Edmundson) Collins

spouse:
E. Benjamin Pierson

child:
Ben Pierson

child:
Kitty Pierson

child:
Richard Pierson

child:
Greg Pierson

child:
Luke Pierson

child:
Lindsey Pierson

child:
Ashlie Pierson

child:
Evan Pierson

child:
Kaleigh Pierson

child:
Garrett Pierson