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Guidance counselor

Dorothy Ann Franklin, American guidance counselor. Certified in guidance supervision.


Franklin, Dorothy Ann was born on June 30, 1938 in West Point, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of Raymond and Laura B. (Robards) Williams.


Bachelor of Science, Kentucky State University, 1960. Master of Education, University Louisville, 1969. Postgraduate, Indiana University, 1974.

Postgraduate, University Dayton.


Teacher, Cardinal Cmty. High School, Eldon, Iowa., 1960-1961;teacher, counselor, Louisville/Jefferson County Schools, Louisville, 1961-1972;counselor, Monroe County Schools, Bloomington, Indiana, 1972-1974;counselor, Alachua County Schools, Gainesville, Florida, 1974-1980;counselor, Franklin County Schools, Frankfort, Kentucky, 1980-1984;counselor, Sidney (Ohio) City Schools, since 1984.


  • Certified in guidance supervision.


Creed or other statements should be rejected as they may compromise each believer’s obligation to interpret Scripture under the guidance of the Holy Spirit and within the community of faith.


Churches should be encouraged to teach and preach biblical truth on moral issues and to urge their members to vote according to their beliefs, convictions, and values.


The strong feature of Baptism is that prayers are not only led by a minister, but often by a local preacher - a lay person who has been trained and authorized to lead worship and preach.


Board trustees United Way, Sidney, 1993-1996, Riverview Behavior Health Care Center, Sidney, 1993-1996. Member steering committee, member-at-large City of Sidney Comprehensive Plan, 1996-1997. Member of advisory board Bank One, Sidney, 1994-1997.

Member of advisory county Planned Parenthood, Sidney, 1993-1998. Member American Association of University Women, National Education Association, American Association Counseling Development, Ohio Education Association, Ohio School Counselors Association, Sidney Education Association, Tri-County Branch National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Kappa Delta Pi, Alpha Kappa Alpha.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: real estate, reading, traveling.


Married Herbert Franklin, March 31, 1962. Children: Marcus, Lori.

Raymond Williams

Laura B. (Robards) Williams

Herbert Franklin

Marcus Franklin

Lori Franklin