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Denise Preskitt Gibbs, American Speech and language pathology educator ( hlth: hlth. service, Educated)speech and language pathology educator. Recipient VivianI. Roe award, 1975. Member American Speech-Language Hearing Association (certified clin.competence), Council for Exceptional Children, Speech and Hearing Association Alabama, Alpha Gamma Delta.

Background

Gibbs, Denise Preskitt was born on January 1, 1952 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Daughter of William Oscar and Betty Scalco Preskitt.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Montevallo, 1974, Master of Science, 1975. Doctor of Education, U. Alabama, 1985. Learning disabilities teacher U. Montevallo (Alabama), 1975-1977, assistant professor speech-language pathology, 1977-1982.

Coordinator preschooling speech-language-hearing unit U. Alabama, Tuscaloosa,1982-1984. Assistant professor of University Montevallo, Alabama, 1984-1986. Associate professor communication science and disorders, 1986^.

Consultant in field.

Career

Learning disabilities teacher University Montevallo, Alabama, 1975—1977, assistant professor speech-language pathology, 1977—1982, assistant professor, 1984—1986, associate professor communications science and disorders, since 1986. Coordinator preschool speech-language-hearing unit University Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1982—1984. Consultant in field.

Religion

Salvation is not based on an individual's fulfillment of God’s commands, but rather on Christ's fulfillment of them and of being united with him through faith.

Politics

Churches should continually prioritize and monitor the progress in adequately representing the increasing racial and ethnic diversity of communities in local congregations and entities.

Views

The family is encompassing a wider range of options than that of the two-generational unit of parents and children.

Membership

Member of Speech and Hearing Association Alabama, Council Exceptional Children, American Speech-Language Hearing Association (certified clinical competence), Alpha Gamma Delta.

Connections

Married Steven Douglas Gibbs, August 5, 1972. Children: Jeremy, Billy, Beth.