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lifeguard , English educator

John Patrick Kelly, American English educator, lifeguard. Certified Emergency Medical Technician, secondary school teacher. Named Eastern District Coach of Year, National Association Basketball Coaches, 1995, 97. Member United States Lifesaving Association (lifeguard supervisor 1979-2001).

Background

Kelly, John Patrick was born on March 23, 1956 in Oceanside, California, United States. Son of Edwin Francis Kelly and Patricia Marie O'Malley.

Education

Bachelor in English Literature, Rutgers University, 1979. Master of Arts in English Literature and Language, College of William and Mary, 1983.

Career

Basketball player Harp Lager/Crosshaven, Cork, Ireland, 1981-1985. Instructor English College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1986-1989. Instructor English, basketball coach Lake Taylor High School, Norfolk, 1995-2000.

Professor English Old Dominion University, since 1989. Ocean lifeguard Sandbridge (Virginia) Beach Patrol, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Certified Emergency Medical Technician, secondary school teacher.

Membership

Member United States Lifesaving Association (lifeguard supervisor 1979-2001).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, swimming, music, kayaking.

Connections

Married Carol Ann Withus. 1 child, Caroline.

father:
Edwin Francis Kelly

mother:
Patricia Marie O'Malley

spouse:
Carol Ann Withus

child:
Caroline Kelly