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Dean , Librarian

Mark Youngblood Herring, American librarian, dean. Fellow East Tennessee State University, 1987-1990; grantee Noble Foundation, Oklahoma, 1999, South Carolina Humanities Foundation. Member National Association Scholars, Library Association and Learning Center Directors (president 1996-1997), Oklahoma Library. Association (executive board 1993-1995), Oklahoma Association Scholars (president 1997-1999).

Background

Herring, Mark Youngblood was born on October 10, 1952 in Dothan, Alabama, United States. Son of Reuben and Dorothy Lavina (McCorvey) Herring.

Education

Bachelor, George Peabody College Teachers, 1974. Master of Library Science, Vanderbilt University, 1978. Doctor of Education, East Tennessee State University, 1990.

Career

Library. director King College, Bristol, Tennessee, 1979-1987. Instructor East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, 1990. Dean library services Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee, 1992-1999.

Dean Winthrop University, Rock Hill, South Carolina, since 1999. Executive director American 21, Bristol, Tennessee, 1990-1992. Founder, president Electronic Conservative Clearinghouse Library., Shawnee, since 1998.

Works

Membership

Member National Association Scholars, Library Association and Learning Center Directors (president 1996-1997), Oklahoma Library. Association (executive board 1993-1995), Oklahoma Association Scholars (president 1997-1999).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, running, hiking.

Connections

Married Brenda Carol Lane, August 11, 1972. Children: Adriel, Areli Allene.

father:
Reuben Herring

mother:
Dorothy Lavina (McCorvey) Herring

spouse:
Brenda Carol Lane

children:
Adriel Herring

Areli Allene Herring