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Librarian , elementary school educator

Joanne Elizabeth Walsh, American educator, librarian. Recipent Teacher of Year award McCord School, 1992-1993. Volunteer Palos Community Hospital, Palos Park, Illinois, 1990, Palos Heights Library., 1993; Rainbow facilitator, 1992, 93; member St. John Neumann Catholic Church; Member Aquin Guild, Knoxville Welcome Wagon Club, Knoxville Newcomers Club.

Background

Walsh, Joanne Elizabeth was born on November 25, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Joseph Frank and Elizabeth Margaret (Gretz) Fiali.

Education

Bachelor in English, Mundelein College, Chicago, 1965. Master of Education Educational Administration and Supervision, Loyola University, Chicago, 1969.

Career

Teacher, Chicago Public Schools, 1965-1983;principal, Chicago Public Schools, 1983-1989;teacher library, Burbank (Illinois) Dist III, 1990-1993;teacher art, Tate School of Discovery, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1994-1995.

Membership

Volunteer Palos Community Hospital, Palos Park, Illinois, 1990, Palos Heights Library., 1993, Baptist West Hospital, Knoxville, 2005—2007. Decorating committee City of Farragut, 1999—2007. Member of Lee County Library.

(volunteer 2007), Blessed Pope John XIII Catholic Church, Greeters Club, Knoxville Newcomers Club (president 2002-2003), Knoxville Welcome Wagon Club 1999—2000.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, boating, gardening, crafts, golf.

Connections

Married John Kerwin Walsh, July 17, 1976. 1 child, Kevin Joseph.

father:
Joseph Frank Fiali

mother:
Elizabeth Margaret (Gretz) Fiali

spouse:
John Kerwin Walsh

child:
Kevin Joseph Walsh