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educator

Kathy Jeannette Higgins, American Educator. Avocations: historic preservation, genealogical research. F C. Allen J. Ellender fellow, 1973; named Outstanding Educator Jefferson Parish School System, 1978.

Background

Higgins, Kathy Jeannette was born on March 17, 1948 in New Orleans. Daughter of Herbert Joseph and Irma M. (Sconza) Higgins.

Education

Bachelor, University New Orleans, 1970. Master of Education, University New Orleans, 1986. Postgraduate, University New Orleans, since 1986.

Career

Teacher, Jefferson Parish School System, Metairie, Louisiana, 1971-1978;librarian, St. Charles Public School System, St. Rose, Louisiana, 1979-1982;director education, Franklin College, New Orleans, 1985-1989;consultant, Franklin College, Metairie, 1989;information specialists, Marketing Management Resources, Metairie, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Avocations: historic preservation, genealogical research. F C.

Membership

Member Louisiana Nature and Science Center, New Orleans, Jefferson Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Metairie. Member American History Society, Louisiana Council Social Studies, National Council for Social Studies, American Library Association, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Delta Kappa Gamma, Beta Sigma Phi (treasurer 1971, president 1972, Women of Year 1971).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Historic preservation, genealogical research.

Connections

Married Terrence F. Verigan, August 28, 1970.

father:
Herbert Joseph Higgins

mother:
Irma M. (Sconza) Higgins

spouse:
Terrence F. Verigan