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University official

Janet Clara Patton, American university official. presenter Office Education Improvement Conference, Houston, 1986, 88, Arlington, Texas, 1989. Fellow Texas Education Association, 1982.

Background

Patton, Janet Clara was born on February 12, 1945 in Minneapolis. Daughter of Howard John and Dorothy Clara (Draheim) Nelson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Emporia State University, 1968. Master of Science, East Texas State University, 1974. Postgraduate, East Texas State University, since 1989.

Career

Instructor business education, Canton (Kansas) School District, 1969-1970; instructor office education, Sherman (Texas) School District, 1972-1976; instructor office education, Rains School District, Emory, Texas, 1976-1983; instructor office education, Commerce (Texas) School District, 1983-1987; curriculum specialist, East Texas State University, Commerce, since 1987. Presenter Office Education Improvement Conference, Houston, 1988, Arlington, Texas, 1989.

Achievements

  • Presenter Office Education Improvement Conference, Houston, 1986, 88, Arlington, Texas, 1989.

Politics

God calls for justice for those, who are oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore Christians should be involved in political life.

Views

In a society where self-interest, acquisitiveness and individual happiness are often seen as the over-riding interests, the Church, and Christians within it, are called to witness meanings, values and purposes beyond ourselves.

Membership

Member American Vocational Association (conference presenter 1989), Texas Business Education Association (district president 1988-1989), National Business Education Association, Vocational Office Education Teachers Association Texas, Texas Computer Education Association, Commerce Chamber of Commerce (Citizen award 1986), Delta Pi Epsilon (past president, secretary, treasurer).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fishing, reading, playing bridge, computers.

Connections

Married Ronald Paul Patton, August 27, 1966. Children: Jeffery, Jennifer, Jammie.

father:
Howard John Nelson

mother:
Dorothy Clara (Draheim) Nelson

spouse:
Ronald Paul Patton

children:
Jammie Patton

Jeffery Patton

Jennifer Patton