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Martha Lynn Wood, American University official. Named to San Antonio Women's Hall of Fame, 1986. Member community advisory board San Antonio Light, 1990. Member American Association Dental Schools (honorary, Chairman of Commission on women and minoritiesin dental education 1987).

Background

Wood, Martha Lynn was born on March 27, 1944 in Beaumont, Texas, United States. Daughter of Julius Alton and Bessie Lee (Clark) Windham.

Education

Associate of Arts, Tyler (Texas) Junior College, 1963. Bachelor of Science, North Texas State University, 1965. Master of Education, East Texas State University, 1968.

Doctor of Philosophy, Texas Woman's University, 1976.

Career

Teacher, Wylie (Texas) Elementary School, 1965-1968;consultant, Palestine (Texas) School District, 1968-1969;language arts consultant, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, Dallas, 1969-1970;reading consultant, Dallas Indiana School District, 1970-1972;assistant professor, Texas Woman's U., Denton, 1976-1978;executive assistant to president, University Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, since 1978;acting and interim dean Dental School, University Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, 1981-1983. Director Federation North Texas Area Universities, Dallas, 1976-1978. Member National Advisory Dental Research Council, Bethesda, Maryland., 1987-1990.

Membership

Member community advisory board San Antonio Light, 1990. Member American Association Dental Schools (honorary, Chairman of Commission on women and minoritiesin dental education 1987).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: snow skiing, tennis, reading, needlepoint.

Connections

Married William L. Wood, Junior, April 2, 1971.

father:
Julius Alton Windham

mother:
Bessie Lee (Clark) Windham

spouse:
William L. Wood