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State official

Lila Mary Henley, American state official. Avocations: interior decorating, painting, gardening, cooking, investing. F C. Named Woman of Year, Largo Business and Professional Women, 1985, Outstanding Citizen of Pinellas County, President's Point of Light Committee, 1992; recipient Pinellas County Volunteer award of Year, 1993.

Background

Henley, Lila Mary was born on May 21, 1926 in Hinsdale, New Hampshire, United States. Daughter of Arthur Paul and Delia Emmaline (Stewart) Bouchie.

Education

AB, Bixby Business College, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1963. Bachelor in Indiana Studies, University South Florida, 1988.

Career

Office manager, Rompon & Association Surveyors, Clearwater, Florida, 1946-1953;investigative aide, Pinellas County Constable, Clearwater, 1963;aide, Pinellas County Legislation Delaware, Clearwater, 1963-1969;legislation aide, Florida House of Representatives, Clearwater and Tallahassee, 1969-1978;legislation aide IV, Florida House of Representatives, Clearwater and Tallahassee, 1978-1991;registered lobbyist, since 1991. Member Governor's Commission Status of Women-State of Florida, 1969-1972. Director TotalProfl. Health Care, Clearwater, since 1982.

Member of advisory committee Day Care and Early Childhood Development-Juvenile Welfare Board, 1982-1987, Joint Committee on Reapportionment, 1982, Joint Task Force on Howard Frankland Bridge, 1984-1985, Joint Legislation Commision on Blood Supplies, 1978, Special Committee on ChildDay Care Facilites and Licensing, 1976, Governor's Task Force on Education, 1972-1973.

Achievements

  • Avocations: interior decorating, painting, gardening, cooking, investing. F C.

Membership

Secretary board directors Pinellas Emergency Mental Health Superior vena cava syndrome, Clearwater, since 1988. Member National Republican Committee, since 1963. Member National Organization for Women, Florida Sheriffs Association, Pinellas County History Society, Pinellas County School Food Svc.

Association (life), Tiger Bay Club, Beta Sigma Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Interior decorating, painting, gardening, cooking, investing.

Connections

Married Nicholas John Rompon, May 3, 1945 (divorced 1959). Children: Sylvia Evelyn McDevitt, Donald Barry, John Stewart. Married Robert Wright Henley, December 19, 1962.

Children: Robert Edward, Edith Elizabeth, Melinda Fellow.

father:
Arthur Paul Bouchie

mother:
Delia Emmaline (Stewart) Bouchie

spouses:
Nicholas John Rompon

Robert Wright Henley

children:
Sylvia Evelyn McDevitt Henley

Donald Barry Henley

John Stewart Henley

Robert Edward Henley

Edith Elizabeth Henley

Melinda Fellow Henley