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speech educator

Glynis Holm Strause, American speech educator. Certified speech, theatre and English teacher, Texas.

Background

Strause, Glynis Holm was born on September 11, 1952 in McAllen, Texas, United States. Daughter of Bertil Quinton and Vera Lea (Walters) Holm.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Howard Payne University, 1975. Master of Arts in Teaching, University Tennessee, 1977. Postgraduate, Corpus Christi State University, 1984.

Postgraduate, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1993.

Career

Visiting instructor Texas Agricultural and Industrial University, Kingsville, 1977-1978. Instructor speech, forensics coach Bee County College, Beeville, Texas, since 1978. Chairman faculty development communications Bee County College.

Initiator mentoring program Bee County.

Achievements

  • Certified speech, theatre and English teacher, Texas.

Politics

People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

Views

In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.

Membership

Adult leader 4-H Club, 1988-1989. Chairman Democratic Precinct, George West, Texas, 1988. Member Texas Intercollegiate Forensics Association (president 1986-1987), Texas Speech Junior College Speech Theatre Association (parliamentarian 1982-1986), Texas Speech Communications Association (district chairman 1987-1990), Texas Federation Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc.

(state president 1989-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: swimming, reading, Little League.

Connections

Married Thomas Lynn Strause Junior, July 22, 1978. 1 child, Seth Rae; 1 stepchild, Renee Lynn.

father:
Bertil Quinton Holm

mother:
Vera Lea (Walters) Holm

spouse:
Thomas Lynn Strause Junior

child:
Seth Rae Strause