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Special education educator

Kathy Ann Obenhaus, American special education educator. Certified elementary education teacher K-12 aurally handicapped. Named Outstanding Special Educator Clark County School District, 1991. Member school board First Good Shepherd Lutheran School, 1992-1995, church council, 1993-1995. Member American Society Deaf Children, California Educators of Deaf, Independently Merging Parent Associations California-Together.

Background

Obenhaus, Kathy Ann was born on December 1, 1954 in Columbus, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Ivan Dale and Marcella Ruth (Krienke) Van Reenan.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, University Guam, 1976. Master of Science in Education Deaf, Idaho State University, 1993.

Career

Teacher of deaf, Guam Department Education, 1976-1978; teacher of deaf, Clark County School District, Las Vegas, Nevada, since 1979. Chairman Task Force on Deaf Education, Las Vegas, 1990-1992.

Achievements

  • Certified elementary education teacher K-12 aurally handicapped.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Intermountain Deaf Education Advocates of Learning.

Membership

Member school board First Good Shepherd Lutheran School, 1992-1995, church council, 1993-1995. Member American Society Deaf Children, California Educators of Deaf, Independently Merging Parent Associations California-Together.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: child rearing, reading, needlework, writing.

Connections

Married Fredericus Theodorus Hagenbeek, 1975. Children: Matthew Van Hagenbeek, Cristian Van Hagenbeek. Married Ernest Derrell Obenhaus, March 5, 1988.

1 child, Rachel M.

father:
Ivan Dale Reenan

mother:
Marcella Ruth (Krienke) Van Reenan

spouse:
Fredericus Theodorus Hagenbeek

spouse:
Ernest Derrell Obenhaus

child:
Rachel M. Obenhaus

child:
Matthew Van Hagenbeek Obenhaus

child:
Cristian Van Hagenbeek Obenhaus