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educator

Margrette Holmes Riley, American educator. Named Outstanding Black Woman, National Council Black Women, 1974; recipient Rotary Golden Ruler award, 1975. Member of Association Curriculum Development, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Riley, Margrette Holmes was born on August 10, 1944 in Greenville, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Kye and Sarah Holmes (Banks) Riley.

Education

Associate of Arts, Contra Costa College, 1971. Bachelor of Science, California State University, 1972. Master of Arts, Westminster College, 1974.

Career

Teacher education credential University San Francisco, 1974. Laboratory assistant University California-Berkeley, 1959—1962. Laboratory technician Chevron Research Company, Richmond, California, 1965—1966.

Counselor, dean, Unified School District, since 1972. Professional singer.

Membership

Member of Association Curriculum Development, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

Married Michael D. Riley. Married Reginald H. Riley.

father:
Kye Riley

mother:
Sarah Holmes (Banks) Riley

spouse:
Michael D. Riley

spouse:
Reginald H. Riley.