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librarian

Jamie Gwin, American librarian. Recipient John C. Freemont award 1st Congressional chairman, 1994. Member Secretary Boy Scout District, Southeast, Arkansas, 1980-1984; chairman Crittenden County Republican, West Memphis, 1992-1994. Member National Education Association, Arkansas Education Association, Wilmar Education Association (president 1984-1985).

Background

Gwin, Jamie was born on December 12, 1942 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, United States. Daughter of James Walter and Annette (Bryant) Boast.

Education

Biosystems Engineering, University Central Arkansas, 1963. Postgraduate, Arkansas State University, 1986. Postgraduate, University Arkansas Little Rock, 1986.

Career

Library, Holly Grove (Arkansas) Schools, 1963-1964; library, Monticello (Arkansas) Schools, 1964-1966, 69-71; library, United States Army, Army Post Office 09069, 1967-1968; library, Warren (Arkansas) Schools, 1973-1975; library, Woodlawn School, Rison, Arkansas, 1976-1979; library, Wilmar (Arkansas) School, 1980-1987; library, Crawfordville (Arkansas) School, 1987-1989; library, West Memphis (Arkansas) School, since 1989.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote particular religious beliefs, nor should it require prayer or worship in the public schools. However, the state should leave students free to practice their own religious convictions.

Views

Bible is the source of inspirational stories, gospels, letters, hymns, songs, prayers, and poetry that drives wisdom and creativity of all Christians over time and across the world.

Membership

Member Secretary Boy Scout District, Southeast, Arkansas, 1980-1984. Chairman Crittenden County Republican, West Memphis, 1992-1994. Member National Education Association, Arkansas Education Association, Wilmar Education Association (president 1984-1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: crafts, walking, cooking.

Connections

Married Aaron Gwin, August 15, 1964. Children: Marc, Quanta.

father:
James Walter Boast

mother:
Annette (Bryant) Boast

spouse:
Aaron Gwin

child:
Marc Gwin

child:
Quanta Gwin