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Educational administrator , Naturopathic physician

Margaret Alma Owens, American educational administrator, naturopathic physician. Certified in supervision 75, mid-management administrator Texas. Recipient Golden Measure Achievement award, Grand Prairie Young Men’s Christian Association, 1968, Haskew award, 1990, Outstanding Leadership award, Boy Scouts America, 1971; Federal education grant, 1971-1972.

Background

Owens, Margaret Alma was born on March 10, 1938 in Houston, Texas, United States. Daughter of Leon' Edgar and Velma Rotha (Miller) Owen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Mary-Hardin Baylor University, 1960. Master of Education, Texas Woman's University, 1972. Postgraduate, 1979—1982.

Career

Vocational Trinity College National Health, North Dakota, 2001. Home economist Texas Advertising & Marketing University, Bryan, Texas, 1960—1964. Substitute teacher Dallas Indiana School District, 1965—1967, permanent substitute teacher home economics & science, 1968—1969, teacher special education, 1969—1971.

Junior accountant Burgess Manning Company, Dallas, 1967—1968. Assistant director Camp Nerby, Oak Cliff Young Men’s Christian Association, 1968. Teacher special education Austin Indiana School District, 1972—1974, supervisor secondary special education, 1972—1974, 1974—1994.

Administrative intern Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, 1973. Owner Allergy Elimination Clinical, 2001. Consultant San Marcos Baptist Academy, Texas, 1976.

Student teacher advisory committee University Texas, Austin, 1984—1994. Lecturer in field; citizen ambassador education to China, 1986. Author, editor, advisor various professional training materials.

Achievements

  • Certified in supervision 75, mid-management administrator Texas.

Politics

As responsible citizens Christians should pray for elected officials, submit to just laws, pay taxes, and serve in various capacities, such as on juries, in the military, in public office, and by voting for their representative leadership.

Views

Baptist Churches should organize delegations to different ecumenical conferences throughout the world and actively participate in the global inter-religious dialogues.

Membership

Active Texas Councils Boy Scouts America, 1968. Member President's Committee Employment People Disabilities, since 1987. Member of Demolay (president mother's auxiliary 1977-1978), Austin Association Public School Administrators (chairman task force, president central division 1989-1990), Texas Education Agency (committee to revise EXCET test), Allergy Research Foundation (board member), NARF, National Council Exceptional Children (pioneer division, vice president 1971), World-Wide Vacation Club, Pi Lambda Theta, Phi Delta Kappa (secretary Austin 1987-1989, foundation representative 1989-1991), Alpha Delta Kappa (former officer).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel, art collecting, theatre, gourmet cooking.

Connections

Married Robert Harvey Owens Owens, May 28, 1958 (divorced 1975). Children: Robert Stephen, Keith Randall.

father:
Leon' Edgar Owen

mother:
Velma Rotha (Miller) Owen

spouse:
Robert Harvey Owens Owens

children:
Keith Randall Owens

Robert Stephen Owens