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Debra Lynne Northart Edit Profile

social activist , History educator

Debra Lynne Northart, American History educator, social activist. Member National Organization for Women (Mississippi president 1993-1994, national board directors since 1996), Organisation American Historians, Southern History Association, American History Association.

Background

Northart, Debra Lynne was born on February 26, 1956 in Sioux City, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Gerald Arthur and Gwennith Lynne (Kleinberg) Patterson.

Education

Bachelor, University California, Santa Barbara, 1981. Master of Arts, University California, Santa Barbara, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, University Mississippi, University, 1997.

Career

Institute history University Mississippi, University, 1987-1991. Instructor history and government Northwest Mississippi Community College, Oxford, since 1989.

Membership

Member National Organization for Women (Mississippi president 1993-1994, national board directors since 1996), Organisation American Historians, Southern History Association, American History Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, films.

Connections

Married Mark Evan Northart, August 15, 1974 (divorced November 1978). 1 child, Susannah Lynne.

father:
Gerald Arthur Patterson

mother:
Gwennith Lynne (Kleinberg) Patterson

spouse:
Mark Evan Northart

child:
Susannah Lynne Northart