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Donna Irvin Garrett Edit Profile

Librarian

Donna Irvin Garrett, American librarian. Certified library and teacher, Tennessee. Recipient Career Ladder III Library. award Tennessee State Department of Education, since 1986; named Southwest Tennessee Region Teacher of Year, 1993.

Background

Garrett, Donna Irvin was born on November 4, 1946 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Donald and Violet Loucile (Nelson) Irvin.

Education

Bachelor, Tennessee Technology University, 1969. Master of Science, Memphis State University, 1976. Student, Memphis State University, 1979.

Career

Teacher, Metropolitan Nashville Schools, 1970-1973;teacher, Shelby County Schools, Germantown, Tennessee, 1973-1975;library, Shelby County Schools, Memphis, since 1975.

Achievements

  • Avocations: reading, gardening, walking. F C.

Membership

Member American Library Association, National Education Association, Tennessee Association School Libraries (vice president 1992-1993, president 1993-1995), Tennessee Education Association, Shelby County Education Association (Outstanding Teacher award 1985), Society School Libraries International, Memphis State University Alumni (Distinguished Education Alumni award 1986), Delta Kappa Gamma (treasurer 1990-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, gardening, walking.

Connections

Married Billy Gene Garrett, July 14, 1979.

father:
Donald Irvin

mother:
Violet Loucile (Nelson) Irvin

spouse:
Billy Gene Garrett