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Interior design company executive

Joanetta Sue Straley, American interior design company executive. Named Outstanding Young Woman, Ashland (Kentucky) Area Jaycettes, l983.


Straley, Joanetta Sue was born on March 12, 1950 in Williamson, West Virginia, United States. Daughter of John Edward and Marie (Marcum) Herald.


Graduated from the high school, Kenova, West Virginia.


Secretary Flair Furniture, Inc., Kenova, 1967-1968. Secretary, bookkeeper, buyer Nap & Spence Furniture Company, Dover, Delaware, 1968-1971. Secretary, bookkeeper R.W. Ashworth Construction Company, Huntington, West Virginia, 1972-1979.

Partner, business manager Design Connexion, since 1980. Member customer advisory board lst Bank Ceredo West Virginia, l989—.


Committee chairman Boy Scouts American, Huntington, l980—, member board review, chairman merit badge, instructor drafting, Kenova, l980—. Active Big Brothers-Big Sisters, Huntington, l983—. Member American Society Interior Designers, National Federation Indiana Business, National Association Home Builders (silver pin, Spike Club award 1989), Tri-State Home Builders Association (board directors, state and local secretary, member state awards committee, editor local newsletter since 1987, Associate of Year award 1987, 90, Special President's award 1988, associate member council, director for State of West Virginia), Women's Network Group (board directors since 1983), Huntington Chamber of Commerce, Order Kentucky Colonels, Kenova Woman's Club (president 1983-1986).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: boating, water skiing, repelling, hiking, white water rafting.


Married David E. Straley, April 20, l968. L child, John David.

John Edward Herald

Marie (Marcum) Herald

David E. Straley