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engineering specialist

Deborah Gilliam Oakes, American engineering specialist. Advisory Knoxville, Tennessee chapter Junior Achievement, 1983-1984. Member American Business Women Association (member communication committee).

Background

Oakes, Deborah Gilliam was born on March 15, 1954 in Kingsport, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of George W. and Stella Mae (Garber) Gilliam.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology, Memphis State University, 1977. Postgraduate, University Tennessee, 1982.

Career

Quality assurance engineer, Tennessee Valley Authority, Knoxville, 1977-1984;quality engineer Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Tennessee Valley Authority, Spring City, Tennessee, 1985-1989;engineering specialist, Edgerton, Germeshauser, and Greer, Idaho Falls, Idaho., since 1989.

Religion

Baptism is something you do in obedience to God, but it is not essential for salvation. In other words, salvation is something God does for us, while baptism is something we do for God.

Politics

The concept of a free church in a free state rests not on political theory nor on human documents but on the word of God.

Views

Marriage is a microcosm of our relationship with Jesus Christ. God meant for a marriage to help to understand, to some degree, God’s vast and intricate love for people.

Membership

Advisory Knoxville, Tennessee chapter Junior Achievement, 1983-1984. Member American Business Women Association (member communication committee).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: softball, snow skiing, crafts.

Connections

Married James Gilbert Oakes, November 12, 1983. 1 child, James Gilliam.

father:
George W. Gilliam

mother:
Stella Mae (Garber) Gilliam

spouse:
James Gilbert Oakes

child:
James Gilliam Oakes