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Educational administrator

Marvin Dick Roden, American educational administrator. Certified professional counselor Texas. Recipient Leadership award, City Garland Leadership Class, 1982-1983.


Roden, Marvin Dick was born on January 19, 1943 in Clarksville, Texas, United States. Son of Robert Alvin and Edith Eleanor (Brooks) Roden.


Associate of Arts, Paris Junior College, 1963. Bachelor of Science, East Texas State University, 1965. Master of Education, East Texas State University, 1967.

Attending, East Texas State University, since 1983.


Counselor, director adult basic education Ennis Indiana School District, Texas, 1965—1970. Manager interface service Education Service Center, Richardson, 1970—1974. Director pupil personnel service Garland Indiana School District, 1974—1978, assistant superintendent adminstrn, since 1979.

Member Texas State Steering Committee Computer Procurement, 1974—1976.


  • Certified professional counselor Texas.


  • Other Work

    • Author: State User Guide for Computer Services, 1969.


God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.


The concept of a free church in a free state rests not on political theory nor on human documents but on the word of God.


True marriage can be only between a man and a woman. Marriage is the most sacred and basic of societal units.


Chairman School Night Scouting, since 1982. Board director Dallas Council Alcoholism, since 1982. Member of Garland Chamber of Commerce, American Association School Business Officials, American Personnel and Guidance Association, Council Facility Planners International, National Association School Administrator, Dallas County Association School Administrator, Mason Lodge, Phi Delta Kappa.


Married Linda Joyce Presley, March 27, 1967. Children: Robert David, Richard Ray.

Robert Alvin Roden

Edith Eleanor (Brooks) Roden

Linda Joyce Presley

Robert David Roden

Richard Ray Roden