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educator , librarian , musician

Martha Shipley Taylor, librarian, musician, educator. Secretary administrative board 1st United Methodist Church, 1978-1983, organist, since 1979. Member American Association of University Women (president 1971-1973, 1st vice president 1985-1987, treasurer 1989-1990), Texas State Teachers Association (president 1987-1988), Texas Library. Association.

Background

Taylor, Martha Shipley was born on August 16, 1947 in Sweetwater, Texas, United States. Daughter of John Neville Shipley and Erma Hall Shipley Neeper.

Education

Bachelor in English and Government, Texas Tech University, 1969. Master of Arts in English, Texas Tech University, 1971. Postgraduate in Library.

Science, University Texas, 1973.

Career

Teacher English Sweetwater Indiana School District, 1971-1973, supervisor elementary library, 1973-1978, teacher government and English, 1978-1983, library high school, since 1983. Member district improvement council Sweetwater Indiana School District, 1991-1994, 95—, secretary, 1993-1994, vice president, 1995-1996, member High School campus improvement committee, since 1991. Instructor government Western Texas College, Snyder, 1983-1988.

Committee to draw up new state library standards, 2001-2003.

Religion

The life with Christ is not only to live in the atmosphere of your local church. God made his children creative, productive, and therefore able to make the whole world a better place.

Politics

Church members should support and resourcing their institutions to reflect on political issues in the light of Christian faith.

Views

Language of offensive nature with regard to race, ethnicity or nationality does not indicate the value of each individual and contradicts the teaching of Jesus Christ.

Membership

Secretary administrative board 1st United Methodist Church, 1978-1983, organist, since 1979. Member American Association of University Women (president 1971-1973, 1st vice president 1985-1987, treasurer 1989-1990), Texas State Teachers Association (president 1987-1988), Texas Library. Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Organ, piano.

Connections

Married Linn Bryant Taylor, May 22, 1981. Children: Mark Bryant, Melissa Anne.

father:
John Neville Shipley

mother:
Erma Hall Shipley Neeper

spouse:
Linn Bryant Taylor

child:
Mark Bryant Taylor

child:
Melissa Anne Taylor