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academic administrator

Lawrence Carl Helms, American academic administrator. Named Adult Educator of Year, Northwest Adult Education Association, 1982.

Background

Helms, Lawrence Carl was born on October 2, 1944 in Flint,, Michigan, United States. Son of Chester C. and Irma I. (Morgen) Helms.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Michigan, 1966. AM, University Michigan, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1973.

Career

Director continuing studies University Alaska, Fairbanks, 1972—1975. Assistant vice president Central Washington University, Ellensburg, 1975—1977. Director continuing education University Nevada-Reno, 1977—1980, Southern Oregon State College, Ashland, 1980.

Vice president In-House Training, Reno, since 1978.

Religion

Everyone needs salvation. Everyone can reach salvation.

Politics

When seeking to address certain political issues, the Church must engage with other denominations to understand their views and needs.

Views

Church members should be close and caring to feel each other's pains and problems. The good of the whole body of the Christian society should be put before individual needs.

Membership

Chair United Way, since 1983. Republican precinct chair, since 1983. Board directors Jackson County chapter American Red Cross, Medford, Oregon, since 1983, Jackson County Library.

Board, 1981—1983; Member of Northwest Adult Education Association, Alaska Adult Education Association (president 1974-1975), National Speakers Association, Fulbright Alumni Association, National University Extension Association, Masons (past master 1977-1978, grand orator 1982-1983, Medford), Rotary.

Connections

Married Sandra Kay Larson. 1 child Creighton Carl.

father:
Chester C. Helms

mother:
Irma I. (Morgen) Helms

spouse:
Sandra Kay Larson

child:
Creighton Carl Helms