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Elementary education educator

Julia Diane Griffin, American Elementary education educator. Professional reading specialist, Texas, 1993. Recipient numerous awards for paintings, including BCAA Circuit 1994,West Texas Art Show Third place, 1995, honorable mention CAC Annual Show, 1996,2d place C. Russell Msers Annual Art Show, 1998.

Background

Griffin, Julia Diane was born on September 3, 1954 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Daughter of Joel Wayne and Lois Loraine (Henry) Griffin.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Hardin-Simmons University, 1983. Master of Education, Hardin-Simmons University, 1992.

Career

Accountant, Texas State Technology Institute, Abilene, Texas, 1985-1987;1st grade teacher, Abilene Indiana School District, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Professional reading specialist, Texas, 1993.

Religion

The two greatest commandments are to "love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with your entire mind" and to "love your neighbor as yourself.".

Politics

The diversity inside the Church should be respected and supported. Open debate within the Church on certain political and social issues should be encouraged.

Views

The strong feature of Baptism is that prayers are not only led by a minister, but often by a local preacher - a lay person who has been trained and authorized to lead worship and preach.

Membership

Treasurer Ortiz Elementary Parent-Teachers Association, Abilene, 1991-1993. Choir member South Side Baptist Church, Abilene, since 1994, choir officer, 1997-1999, Sunday school teacher, since 1997. Member Colored Pencil Society of America, Association Texas Professional Educators, Big Country Art Association, Creative Arts Club (treasurer since 1995, 2d place Annual Show 1998), Kappa Delta Pi.

Connections

father:
Joel Wayne Griffin

mother:
Lois Loraine (Henry) Griffin