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County official

James Finley Fryer, American county official. President Young Men’s Christian Association, Hayward, 1978-1981. Lieutenant colonel Army National Guard, 1956-1980. Member Association for Educational Communications and Technology, California Media and Library Education Association (president since 1989), Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Fryer, James Finley was born on May 21, 1929 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of John Cornelius and Lillian (Finley) Fryer.

Education

Bachelor, Fresno State University, 1953. Master of Arts, Fresno State University, 1962. Doctor of Education, University Southern California, 1972.

Career

Teacher Fresno (California) Unified School District, 1956-1969, counselor, 1969-1970, media director, 1971-1972. Media director office of education Alameda County, Hayward, California, since 1972. Instructor health education Fresno State University, 1962-1966.

Consultant in field, since 1978.

Religion

The ultimate goal to be attained is not only to be saved from something. The purpose God has is to be saved to something.

Politics

The commitment of individual Christians to work for social and political change should be recognized as a fully legitimate form of Christian discipleship.

Views

Church should organize delegations to different ecumenical conferences throughout the world and actively participate in the global inter-religious dialogues.

Membership

President Young Men’s Christian Association, Hayward, 1978-1981. Lieutenant colonel Army National Guard, 1956-1980. Member Association for Educational Communications and Technology, California Media and Library Education Association (president since 1989), Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing.

Connections

Married Leona Ruth Van Stone. Children: David James, Mary Suzanne, Christopher Jon, Melissa Gayle.

father:
John Cornelius Fryer

mother:
Lillian (Finley) Fryer

spouse:
Leona Ruth Van Stone

children:
David James Fryer

Mary Suzanne Fryer

Christopher Jon Fryer

Melissa Gayle Fryer