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educator , cooperative education director

Marcus Wayne Rollins, American cooperative education director, educator. Honored for Outstanding Contributions to Cumberland College, 1975-1976. Member Cooperative Education Association, Tennessee Cooperative Education Association (treasurer since 1990), Tennessee College Placement Association, Delta Pi Epsilon (vice president 1981-1982, president 1985-1986), Alpha Gamma Rho (alumni of year 1985).

Background

Rollins, Marcus Wayne was born on November 21, 1953 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Thomas Carroll and Mary Ellen (Nunley) Rollins.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Middle Tennessee State University, 1975. Master in Business Education, Middle Tennessee State University, 1976. Doctor of Education, University Georgia, 1980.

Career

Instructor, Cumberland College (now U.), Lebanon, Tennessee, 1975-1976;instructor, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, 1976-1981;assistant professor, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, 1981-1986;associate professor, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, since 1986;cooperative education director, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, since 1988. Consultant, trainer Nissan Motor Manufacturing, Smyrna, Tennessee, since 1982. Trainer Whirlpool, Clyde, Ohio, 1988-1989, Magnetek Century Electric, McMinnville, Tennessee, since 1989, Pillsbury, Murfreesboro, 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and other publications.

Religion

The human race, with an acceptance of Christ, is destined to inherit a condition and quality of life that is beyond the imaginations of man.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote particular religious beliefs, nor should it require prayer or worship in the public schools. However, the state should leave students free to practice their own religious convictions.

Views

Responsibility for parenting is to encourage social, economic, and religious efforts to maintain and strengthen relationships within families in order that every member may be assisted toward complete personhood.

Membership

Member Cooperative Education Association, Tennessee Cooperative Education Association (treasurer since 1990), Tennessee College Placement Association, Delta Pi Epsilon (vice president 1981-1982, president 1985-1986), Alpha Gamma Rho (alumni of year 1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, growing roses, horticulture, crossword puzzles.

Connections

Married Velma Jeanne Warner, May 24, 1975. Children: Thomas Shayne, Seth Warner.

father:
Thomas Carroll Rollins

mother:
Mary Ellen (Nunley) Rollins

spouse:
Velma Jeanne Warner

children:
Thomas Shayne Rollins

Seth Warner Rollins