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Deanna Kay Land, American university dean.

Background

Land, Deanna Kay was born on April 10, 1945 in Prairie Grove, Arkansas, United States. Daughter of Frank Reedand Betty Mae (Hankins) Briggs Crum.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, Oklahoma, 1967. Master of Education, Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, Oklahoma, 1974. Postgraduate, University Oklahoma, 1985.

Doctor of Education in Higher Education Administrn., Oklahoma State University, 1989.

Career

Secretary division health, physical education and recreation Northeastern State University, 1967—1969, secretary to dean students, 1970—1974, assistant director residential life, 1974—1977, residential life coordinator, 1977—1978. Teacher business Stroud High School, Oklahoma, 1969—1970. Dean students University Central Oklahoma, Edmond, since 1978.

Politics

Christians acting as the salt of the earth and the light of the world have a responsibility to engage their culture, including participating in the political process.

Views

Christians should read the Bible as part of a faith community, and try to put themselves into the story of God's dealings with humanity.

Membership

President Oklahoma County Womens Democratic Committee, Oklahoma City, 1982—1983. Board directors Edmond Junior Cotillion, 1984—1986. Member of Oklahoma Women in Education, American Business Womens Association (scholarship chairman Oklahoma City 1981-1982), Oklahoma Association University Deans, National Association Student Personnel Administrators, Oklahoma Association Counseling and Development (board directors since 1985), American College Personnel Association (state delegate 1984-1985), Oklahoma College Personnel Association (president since 1985), Elk Ladies Lodge.

Connections

Children from previous marriage: Tracy Annette, James Robert.

father:
Frank Reed Crum

mother:
Betty Mae (Hankins) Briggs Crum