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Education educator

Eileen Kay Diercks, American Educational media coordinator, elementary school educator ( committee mediaedn.)educational media coordinator, elementary education educator. Award, 1990-1997; awards com.

Background

Diercks, Eileen Kay was born on October 31, 1944 in Lima, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Robert Wehner and Florence (Huckemeyer) McCarty.

Education

Master of Science, University of Illinois, 1968. Teacher elementary grades Kettering City Schools (Ohio), 1966-1967.

Career

Bachelor of Science in Education, Bluffton College, 1962-1966. Master of Science, University of Illinois, 1968. Teacher elementary grades Kettering City Schools (Ohio), 1966-1967.

Children's library St. Charles County, St. Charles, Missouri, 1968-1969. Library Rantoul (Illinois) High School, 1970-1971. Elementary teacher Elmhurst (Illinois) School District, 1971-1972.

Mediacoordinator Plainfield (Illinois) School District, 1980^. Evaluator Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award, 1990-1997. Founder, treasurer Fluorescence in situ hybridization organization, Plainfield, 1975-1978.

President Church Women United, 1974. Secretary PlainfieldCommunity television Access League, 1987-1989. Treasurer Plainfield Congressional Church, 1983-1988.

Board directors Cub Scouts, 1983-1986. Leader, member Girl Scouts United States, Plainfield, 1985^. Member Bolingbrook (Illinois) Community Chorus, 1986-1990.

Missouri State Library. scholar, 1967, Naperville chapter Valparaiso University Guild, treasurer, 1993-1995.

Membership

Founder, treasurer Fluorescence in situ hybridization organization, Plainfield, 1975-1978. President Church Women United, 1974. Secretary Plainfield Community television Access League, 1987-1989.

Treasurer Plainfield Congressional Church, 1983-1988. Board directors Cub Scouts, 1983-1986. Leader, member Girl Scouts United States of America, Plainfield, since 1985.

Member Bolingbrook (Illinois) Community Chorus, 1986-1990, Plainfield Area Community Chorus, since 1999. Music library, since 2008. Member of American Library Association, American Association School Libraries, Illinois School Library.

Media Association (membership chairman 1992-1993, member awards committee 1994-1996, disaster relief chairman 1996-1997, treasurer 2001-2003, Illinois study task force 2003-2005), Plainfield Athletic Club (secretary 1984-1986), Plainfield Rotary (treasurer 1994-1995, board directors since 1994, vice president 1995-1996, president 1997-1998, secretary 2003-2005, Plainfield Rotary Lifetime Achievement award 2008), Beta Phi Mu, Pi Delta, Delta Kappa Gamma (Beta Rho) (treasurer 1993-1997, president 2006-2008, Key Community Leader award 2004).

Connections

Married Dwight Richard Diercks, December 27, 1969. Children: Roger, David, Laura.

father:
Robert Wehner McCarty

mother:
Florence (Huckemeyer) McCarty

spouse:
Dwight Richard Diercks

child:
Roger Diercks

child:
David Diercks

child:
Laura Diercks