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Reading specialist , elementary principal

Faye Doreen Owens, American elementary principal, reading specialist. Certified teacher, reading specialist, Kentucky.

Background

Owens, Faye Doreen was born on September 15, 1938 in St. Louis. Daughter of Paul Lawerence McBride and Ina Mae (Harris) McBride Hall.

Education

Bachelor in Accounting, Howard University, 1960. Master of Education, University Louisville, 1973.

Career

Bookkeeper, Delta Sigma Theta, Washington, 1960-1962;bookkeeper, Bank of Commerce, Oakland, California, 1962-1964;teacher, Jefferson County Board Education, Louisville, 1965-1973;instrumental coordinator, Jefferson County Board Education, Louisville, 1976-1977;staff development special education, Jefferson County Board Education, Louisville, 1978-1980;curriculum coordinator, Jefferson County Board Education, Louisville, 1980-1982;coordinator options program, Jefferson County Board Education, Louisville, 1982-1984;principal, Mill Creek Elementary, Louisville, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, reading specialist, Kentucky.

Religion

Heaven is a real place existing either in this realityor another reality. It is where God resides. It is where those who have trusted Jesus as their Savior will go when they die.

Politics

Leadership appointments should reflect the racial and ethnic diversity of the body of Christ.

Views

All Christians need to be familiar with the Bible, that contains a wide variety of literature, including history, law, poetry, gospels, letters, polemic, stories and apocalyptic visions, and try to immerse themselves in it.

Membership

Member Vistas Volumes Girl Scouts, since 1992. Educational chair for children at risk Metro United Way, Louisville, 1992. Life member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Louisville.

Member Jefferson County Elementary Principals Association, Howard University Alumni Association (president Louisville chapter since 1990), Girlfriends (chair human relations, correspondent secretary Louisville chapter), MOLES.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jazzercise, basketball, reading, plays, bridge.

Connections

Married Darryl T. Owens, October 20, 1962 (divorced March 1990). Children: Deborah T., Dedra T.

father:
Paul Lawerence McBride Hall

mother:
Ina Mae (Harris) McBride Hall

spouse:
Darryl T. Owens

children:
Deborah T. Owens

Dedra T. Owens