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Educational administrator

Joan Dorsey Thomas, American educational administrator. Certified teacher, administrator, New York. Study grantee National Science Foundation, 1988, 90, Erie-Catt Teacher Center, 1992.

Background

Thomas, Joan Dorsey was born on July 4, 1945 in Buffalo, New York, United States. Daughter of John Vincent and Mildred (Hill) D.

Education

Bachelor, Elmira College, 1967. Master of Education, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1970. Certified supervision and education, State University College, Buffalo, 1990.

Career

Teacher, Orchard Park (New York) Control Schools, 1970-1992;teacher, Consortium of Niagara Frontier, Amherst, New York, since 1987;vice principal, West Seneca (New York) Control Schools, since 1992. Advisory Station WNED Channel 17, Buffalo, 1989-1990.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, administrator, New York.

Membership

Volunteer Girl Scouts American, since 1985. President Twig of Children's Hospital, Buffalo, 1988-1990. Active League of Women Voters, 1990.

Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, New York State Association for Secondary School Principals, West Seneca Central Administrators Association, Phi Delta Kappa (foundation chair since 1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, swimming, gardening, geology, stargazing.

Connections

Married Peter William Thomas, July 8, 1967. Children: Christian Peter, John Scott, Amy Louise, Andrew Jacob.

father:
John Vincent D.

mother:
Mildred (Hill) D.

spouse:
Peter William Thomas

children:
Christian Peter Thomas

John Scott Thomas

Amy Louise Thomas

Andrew Jacob Thomas