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Janice Rochester Knight, American Counselor. Certified secondary teacher and counselor, Mississippi. Co-house parent Desoto Sunrise Homes, Inc., since 1993. Member ACA, Mississippi Professional Educators, Mississippi School Counselors Association (board directors since 1988), Mississippi Counselors Association, Delta Kappa Gamma (secretary since 1978).

Background

Knight, Janice Rochester Rochester was born on January 24, 1943 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Wilmer Cullen and Brooksie Ouida (Wilder) Rochester.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Memphis State University, 1965;Master of Arts in Education, Memphis State University, 1970.

Career

Teacher English, Desoto County Schools, Horn Lake, Mississippi, 1965-1970;counselor, Desoto County Schools, Horn Lake, Mississippi, 1972-1973, 88-;teacher American literature, counselor, Southern Baptist Ednl. Center, Memphis, 1974-1988. Leader seminars.

Religion

Because of their sinful state, all human beings stand in need of salvation, and God's gracious provision for this consists in the life and work of Jesus Christ.

Politics

Every Christian of voting age should exercise his or her God-given responsibility and constitutionally guaranteed right to engage in the political life by voting in every appropriate election.

Views

Church members should be close and caring to feel each other's pains and problems. The good of the whole body of the Christian society should be put before individual needs.

Membership

Member staff Desoto Sunrise Homes, Inc., 1993-1999. Member Mississippi Professional Educators, Mississippi School Counselors Association (board directors 1988), Mississippi Counselors Association, Northwest Mississippi Counselors Association (president 2001-2005), Delta Kappa Gamma (president 1998-2000).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: traveling, herbology, raising Anglo-Arabian horses.

Connections

Married Joe Darryl Knight, June 3, 1967. 1 child, Darryl Lee.