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Secondary school educator

Cathy Callihan Benton, American secondary school educator. Director day camp Pines of Carolina Girl Scouts America, 1981, leader; Member of National Education Association, North Carolina Association Educators (representative 1984-1985, vice president Sampson County 1986-1987), Kappa Delta Phi.

Background

Benton, Cathy Callihan was born on October 19, 1953 in Elizabethtown, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Curtis Eugene and Jewel (Medlin) Callihan.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, East Carolina University, 1976. Master in Elementary Education, Fayetteville State University, 1990.

Career

Teacher PittCounty School, Greenville, North Carolina, 1977-1982, Sampson County School, Harrells, North Carolina, 1982. Instructor part time Southeastern Community College, 1990. Teacher Bladen County Schools, 1990.

Director day camp Pines of Carolina Girl Scouts American, 1981, leader. Member Bladen County Arts Council, 1987. Bear scout leader.

Politics

Churches should be encouraged to teach and preach biblical truth on moral issues and to urge their members to vote according to their beliefs, convictions, and values.

Views

Language of offensive nature with regard to race, ethnicity ornationality does not indicate the value of each individual and contradicts the teaching of Jesus Christ.

Membership

Director day camp Pines of Carolina Girl Scouts America, 1981, leader. Member of National Education Association, North Carolina Association Educators (representative 1984-1985, vice president Sampson County 1986-1987), Kappa Delta Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Water skiing, interior decorating.

Connections

Married James Gerrin Benton, February 28, 1981. Children: James Gerrin, Catherine Connor.

father:
Curtis Eugene Callihan

mother:
Jewel (Medlin) Callihan

spouse:
James Gerrin Benton

child:
Catherine Connor Benton

child:
James Gerrin Benton