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Music educator , elementary school educator

Deena Roush Poynter, elementary school educator, music educator. Member various church committees including worship and fine arts First Christian Church, Maryville, Missouri, since 1983; Member of Community Teachers Association, Missouri State Teachers Association, Music Educators National Conference.

Background

Poynter, Deena Roush was born on March 13, 1962 in Maryville, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Charles Amos and Barbara Carmichael Roush.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Elementary and Secondary Music, Northwest Missouri State University, 1984. Master of Science in Education, Northwest Missouri State University, 1993.

Career

Elementary music teacher North Andrew School District, Bolckow, Missouri, 1984—1985. Middle school/H.S. music teacher Northeast Nodaway School District, Ravenwood, 1985—1987. Elementary music teacher, gifted coordinator North Nodaway School District, Pickering, 1987—2002, elementary music teacher, since 2002.

Music director First Christian Church, Maryville, since 1991. Piano accompanist Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, since 2002.

Membership

Member various church committees including worship and fine arts First Christian Church, Maryville, Missouri, since 1983. Member of Community Teachers Association, Missouri State Teachers Association, Music Educators National Conference.

Connections

Married Phillip Mark Poynter, July 12, 1997. Children: Adam Paul Knorr, Charisse Gabrielle Knorrstepchildren: Jeremy, Jonathan.

father:
Charles Amos

mother:
Barbara Carmichael Roush

spouse:
Phillip Mark Poynter

child:
Adam Paul Knorr Poynter

child:
Charisse Gabrielle Knorrstepchildren: Jeremy Poynter

child:
Jonathan Poynter