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Assistant principal

James Millard Cross, American assistant principal. Education specialist 1975. Decorated Army Commendation medal, Vietnam Campaign medal, Vietnam Service medal, Reserve Components Service medal, Reserve component Achievement medal, Army Achievement medal, National Defense Service medal; recipient ROA medal, Association Military Surgeons United States.

Background

Cross, James Millard was born on November 2, 1945 in Oneida, Tennessee, United States. Son of Millard and Edna (Posey) Cross.

Education

Degree, Cumberland College, 1961. Bachelor of Science, East Tennessee State University, 1965. Master of Arts in Teaching, E. Tennessee State University, 1970.

Doctor of Education, University Southern Mississippi, 1983.

Career

Teacher intern Bristol City Tennessee City School, 1970. Special education teacher Elizabethton (Tennessee) City Schools, 1970—1971. Washington County (Tennessee) work study coordinator Crockett High School, Jonesboro, Tennessee, 1972—1977.

Supervisor special services Washington County Department Education, 1978—1985. Special assignment United States Army, 1985—1986, Operation Desert Storm/Shield, 1990—1991. Assistant principal David Crockett High School, since 1986.

Member Washington County Republican Executive Committee, since 1977. Colonel United States Army, 1966-1969.

Achievements

  • Education specialist 1975.

Politics

All Christians, and particularly those in leadership positions, should prayerfully seek God’s mind and will and strongly to consider the potential problems of politicizing the church and the pulpit before endorsing candidates.

Views

Every person needs the Church for spiritual and emotional care that enables to reconcile relations with God, with others, and with self.

Membership

Member Washington County Republican Executive Committee, since 1977. Colonel United States Army, 1966-1969. Member American Assn.Sch.

Adminstrs., Council for Exceptional Children, National Rehabilitation Association, Reserve Officers Association, Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, AlphaPhi Omega, Kappa Delta Phi, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Millard Cross

mother:
Edna (Posey) Cross