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educator , writer

Jane Leora Young, American writer, educator. Achievements include research in autism. Recipient Writing Social Commentary certified, Pennsylvania State University, 1997, award, Poetry Choice, 1993, 1996; grantee, Family Focused Early Intervention Systems. Member Right to Education Task Force, Luzerne County; auditor Huntington Township, Pennsylvania, 1995—1997; Member of Pennsylvania Association Notaries, Pennwriters, National Gardening (life).

Background

Young, Jane Leora was born on January 11, 1966 in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Frederick DeBold and Lee Black.

Education

A Liberal Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 1998. B Communications, Columbus University, 2001. Postgraduate, Technology College Misericordia, 2004.

Career

Data entry clerk Mideast Aluminum, Pennsylvania, 1985—1990. Freelance writer, 1990. Regional coordinator Parent to Parent of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, 1996—2000.

Adjunct instructor Allied Medical and Technology Careers School, Wilkes University, Luzerne County Community College, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in autism.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (children's book) This is the Story About a Boy Named Zack, 1997, (poetry) Monday Morning, 2000, (non-fiction) The Parent to Parent Handbook, 2001. Contributor articles, short stories, poems, essays to literature publications. Designer: Special Needs Diet Cookbook.

Membership

Member Right to Education Task Force, Luzerne County. Auditor Huntington Township, Pennsylvania, 1995—1997. Member of Pennsylvania Association Notaries, Pennwriters, National Gardening (life).

Connections

Married Rodney J. Young, July 4, 1986. Children: Edward, Zachary, J.R.

father:
Frederick DeBold

mother:
Lee Black

spouse:
Rodney J. Young

children:
Edward Young

Zachary Young

J.R Young