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Secondary school educator

Carolyn Skinner Hiers, American secondary school educator. Certified teacher, Mississippi. National Science Foundation fellow, since 1969. Board directors Creative Employment Foundation, Tallahassee, since 1986. Member Florida Association Educational Opportunity Program Personnel (secretary, newsletter editor 1981-1985), Florida Association Student Finance Aid Administrators, Florida Association Counseling and Development Lodges: Eastern Star.

Background

Hiers, Carolyn Skinner was born on June 4, 1943 in Biloxi, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Shelton Douglas and Ruth (Crimons) Skinner.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Southern Mississippi, 1965. Master of Science, Loyola University, New Orleans, 1969.

Career

Teacher Biloxi School System, 1965-1968, 72-77, St. Francis Cabrini School, New Orleans, 1969-1970, Fulton County School System, Atlanta, 1970. Instructor Upward Bound/Special Services Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, Tallahassee, 1978-1979, assistant professor, coordinator Educational Talent Search, College Reach-Out programs, since 1979.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Mississippi.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Outreach News, 1979.

Membership

Board directors Creative Employment Foundation, Tallahassee, since 1986. Member Florida Association Educational Opportunity Program Personnel (secretary, newsletter editor 1981-1985), Florida Association Student Finance Aid Administrators, Florida Association Counseling and Development Lodges: Eastern Star.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Walking, swimming, reading, needlepoint.

Connections

Married Jerry Lee Hiers. Children: Andrew G. Nash, Amanda L. Nash.

father:
Shelton Douglas Skinner

mother:
Ruth (Crimons) Skinner

spouse:
Jerry Lee Hiers

child:
Andrew G. Nash Hiers

child:
Amanda L. Nash Hiers