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English educator

Brenda Kay Ryan, American English educator. Avocations: travel, reading, hiking, Victorian architecture, walking. F C. Member Oregon (Missouri) Community Betterment Society, 1990-1991. Member American Association of University Women (program committee since 1990), National Council Teachers English, Phi Delta Kappa (vice president 1989-1992, president since 1992).

Background

Ryan, Brenda Kay was born on March 25, 1962 in St. Joseph, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Veldon Doyle and Phyllis Jean (Duncan) Tompkins.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education, Northwest Missouri State University, 1980. Master in English, Northwest Missouri State University, 1986.

Career

Graduate teaching assistant, N.W. Missouri State University, Maryville, 1984-1985;tutorial assistant, N.W. Missouri State University, Maryville, 1985-1986;writing center director, N.W. Missouri State Universityinstructor English, N.W. Missouri State University, Maryville, since 1988;teacher English, speech, drama, Maryville High School, 1986-1988.

Achievements

  • Avocations: travel, reading, hiking, Victorian architecture, walking. F C.

Membership

Member Oregon (Missouri) Community Betterment Society, 1990-1991. Member American Association of University Women (program committee since 1990), National Council Teachers English, Phi Delta Kappa (vice president 1989-1992, president since 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, hiking, victorian architecture, walking.

Connections

Married John Patrick Ryan, November 29, 1986.

father:
Veldon Doyle Tompkins

mother:
Phyllis Jean (Duncan) Tompkins

spouse:
John Patrick Ryan