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Linda Lee Devoe Coleman, museum educator. Certified social studies teacher Massachusetts, New Mexico, New Hampshire. Named Outstanding Young Women of America, 1988.

Background

Coleman, Linda Lee Devoe was born on August 15, 1951 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of J. Roland and Loraine A. (Anderson) Devoe.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, University Massachusetts, 1973.

Career

Paralegal Poole, Tinnin & Martin, P.A., Albuquerque, 1980. Research and writing consultant for history preservation clients New Hampshire and Maine, since 1983. Paralegal Nixon, Hall & Hess, P.A., Manchester, New Hampshire, 1986-1989.

Substitute teacher Manchester (New Hampshire) and Candia (New Hampshire) School Dist.s, 1990-1997. Museum education coordinator Millyard Museum, since 1997. Instructor history New Hampshire Institute Art, since 1999.

Youth educator University New Hampshire Youth Opportunities Unlimited, Manchester and Durham, New Hampshire, 1991-1992. Museum teacher Museum New Hampshire History, Concord, 1995-1997. Museum docent Albuquerque Museum Art, History and Science, 1977-1980.

Achievements

  • Certified social studies teacher Massachusetts, New Mexico, New Hampshire.

Membership

Zoning committee chair, planning board member Town of Candia, 1981-1983. Founder, president Candia Chemical People Task Force, 1983-1989. Board directors Parent Association for Individual Self-Esteem, Manchester, 1983-1985, Fitts Museum Foundation, Candia, 1990-1995.

Trustee Fitts Museum/Town, Candia, 1992-1997. Member American Canada Genealogical Society, New Hampshire History Society, Manchester History Association, Fitts Museum Foundation, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Donald W. Coleman, November 27, 1970 (divorced April 1997). Children: Tiffani Lin, Scott J.

father:
J. Roland Devoe

mother:
Loraine A. (Anderson) Devoe

spouse:
Donald W. Coleman

children:
Tiffani Lin Coleman

Scott J. Coleman