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Librarian

Lena Y. Grant was American librarian. Recipient District award of merit Merrimac District Boy Scouts American, 1989, Silver Beaver award Tidewater Council, 1991. Member American Association of University Women (president Portsmouth branch 2003-2005), Virginia Educational Media Association, Chesapeake Education Association (board directors 1999-2003), Delta Kappa Gamma (secretary 1998-2000, vice president 2002-2004), Phi Kappa Phi, Kappa Delta Pi.

Background

Grant, Lena Y. was born on January 6, 1946 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Carl Jay and Merle Briggs Yow.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Radford College, 1968. Master of Science in Education, Old Dominion University, 1993.

Career

Assistant circulation library Radford (Virginia) College Library., 1968-1969. School library Truitt Junior High School, Chesapeake, Virginia, 1969-1970, Handley High School, Winchester, 1970-1972, Western Branch Middle School, Chesapeake, 1973—2005.

Religion

Salvation can be achieved through deep and sincere believe in God.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote any particular religious belief. It should allow people practice their own religious convictions.

Views

It is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Membership

Member American Association of University Women (president Portsmouth branch 2003-2005), Virginia Educational Media Association, Chesapeake Education Association (board directors 1999-2003), Delta Kappa Gamma (secretary 1998-2000, vice president 2002-2004), Phi Kappa Phi, Kappa Delta Pi.

Connections

Married William Sawyer Grant, September 14, 1968. Children: William S. II, Robert Edward.

father:
Carl Jay

mother:
Merle Briggs Yow

spouse:
William Sawyer Grant

children:
William S. II Grant

Robert Edward Grant