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Speech communication educator

Debra Osborne Spindle, American speech communication educator. Certified teacher, Oka.


Spindle, Debra Osborne was born on January 5, 1951 in Perryton, Texas, United States. Daughter of Technology Morrison II and Tily Roxene (Unruh) Osborne.


Bachelor of Arts in Speech, Bethany Nazarene College, 1973. Master of Arts in Speech Education, Bethany Nazarene College, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Communication, University Oklahoma, 1989.


Teacher, Hefner Junior high School, Oklahoma City, 1974-1975; teacher, Southern Nazarene U., Bethany, Oklahoma, since 1976; chair faculty county, Southern Nazarene U., Bethany, Oklahoma, 1984; interim chair department speech communication, Southern Nazarene U., Bethany, Oklahoma, 1984-1985; academic coordinator external programs division, Southern Nazarene U., Bethany, Oklahoma, 1986-1990; director general studies department in, Southern Nazarene U., Bethany, Oklahoma, since 1989.


  • Certified teacher, Oka.


Sponsor group college students working in Russia distributing medical supplies. Substitute teacher Sunday school Bethany 1st Nazarene, since 1980, orchestra flutist, 1986-1988. Flutist Volunteer July 4th Band, 1986, 87.

Volunteer Oklahoma History School Research Library., Oklahoma City, since 1989. Member National Genealogical Society, Oklahoma Genealogical Society (board directors since 1991), Oklahoma Speech Theatre Communication Association (editor newsletter 1981, section chair 1990-1991), Speech Communication Association, Oklahoma Library. Association, American Library.



  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, sewing, genealogical research.


Married O. Randall Spindle, August 9, 1975. Children: Timothy John, David Michael.

Technology Spindle

O. Randall Spindle

Timothy John Spindle

David Michael Spindle