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Joan Carol Henry, American college dean.


Henry, Joan Carol was born on November 18, 1944 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of John Wilson and Helen (Morrison) Farris.


Bachelor in Social Studies and English magna cum laude, Marshall University, 1966. Master of Arts in History, 1973. Postgraduate, West Virginia University, 1984.


Social worker Department Welfare, Logan, West Virginia, 1966. Public school teacher Logan County Board Education, 1966—1973. Instructor Southern West Virginia Community College, 1979—1982.

Chairman humanities, 1982—1984. Associate dean instruction, since 1984. Chairman basic skills committee, 1980—1981.

Coordinator music seminars, 1983. Chairman finance and administration self-study committee, 1982—1983. Supervisor track 12 programs, 1983—1984.

Coordinator off-campus classes, since 1984. State ad hoc liberal arts committee West Virginia Board Regents, since 1984.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: The Little Messenger, 1983-1984.


Secretary board Justice Christian Church, Justice Addition, 1982—1984. Youth director, 1982—1984. Director vacation Bible School, 1982—1984.

Supervisor Community Helpers, Justice Addition, 1982—1984. President homeroom mothers Justice Grade School, since 1984. Member of International Reading Association Chi Rho., West Virginia College Council, West Virginia Reading Association, West Virginia Association Academy Deans, West Virginia Community College Association, Order Eastern Star.


  • Other Interests

    Local history, travel, reading.


Married James H. Henry, August 4, 1962 (divorced 1983). Children: James H. Junior, Andrea Leigh.

John Wilson Farris

Helen (Morrison) Farris

James H. Henry

James H. Junior Henry

Andrea Leigh Henry