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Linda Faye Terry, American librarian. Certified teacher, Kentucky, Indiana, library, Indiana. Named Library. Employee of Year, Indiana State, 2006.

Background

Terry, Linda Faye was born on June 26, 1947 in Paducah, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of John Rodman and Frances B. (Clark) Tomlinson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Western Kentucky University, 1970. Master of Arts in Reading, Western Kentucky University, 1971. Master of Library Science, Indiana University, 1991.

Career

Student assistant, College Heights Foundation, Western Kentucky U., Bowling Green, 1966-1969;teacher elementary, Waddell Avenue Elementary School, Madisonville, Kentucky, 1969-1970;bookkeeper assistant, City County Hospital, Bowling Green, 1970;graduate assistant reading, Western Kentucky U., Bowling Green, 1970-1971;consultant reading teacher, Greater Clark County Schools, Jeffersonville, Indiana, 1971-1975;reading teacher, Crittenden (Kentucky) Elementary School, 1975;children director, assistant director, Brownsburg (Indiana) Public Library., 1979-1982;bookkeeper, treasurer, Brownsburg (Indiana) Public Library., 1984-1987;junior high teacher, Brownsburg (Indiana) Public Library., 1990;project consultant, Indiana State Library., Indianapolis, 1991-1992;public library services consultant, Indiana State Library., Indianapolis, since 1993. Treasurer Floyd-Clark County I.R.A., Jeffersonville, Indiana, 1971-1973. Treasurer-president Hendricks County I.R.A., Brownsburg, 1980-1985, membership committee, 1988-1992.

Family involvement committee Indiana State Reading Council, Indianapolis, 1985-1988.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Kentucky, Indiana, library, Indiana.

Religion

The bread and cup during Holy Communion symbolizes the broken body and shed blood of Christ that he offered for people the same way as he did for the disciples on the eve of his crucifixion.

Politics

Christian discipleship is a commitment to work for social and political change of the community you live in.

Views

Your desires, ambitions, goals, and purpose change as you begin to enjoy a close walk with a living God. During this change, the outward begins to reflect the inward and is something you will neither fear nor regret, but embrace.

Membership

Leader Girl Scouts of America, Brownsburg, 1982-1984. Parent support group Brownsburg Junior High School, 1988-1990, Brownsburg High School, 1990-1992, band boosters, since 1990. Member American Library Association, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, International Reading Association, American Association School Libraries, Public Library.

Association, Hendricks County Reading Council (president since 1980), Association Indiana Media Educators, Indiana Reading Association.

Connections

Married Steven Lynn Terry, June 8, 1974. Children: Elizabeth Lynn, Matthew Lee.

father:
John Rodman Tomlinson

mother:
Frances B. (Clark) Tomlinson

spouse:
Steven Lynn Terry

children:
Elizabeth Lynn Terry

Matthew Lee Terry