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speech educator

Mary Eleise Jones, American Speech educator. Recipient achievement award Chicago Bar Education, l986, Faculty Excellence award governments State University, l987; research grantee, l984-85.


Jones, Mary Eleise was born on December 31, 1952 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Eddie and Willie Mae (Henry) Jones.


Bachelor of Science in Education, Memphis State University, 1972. Master of Arts, Michigan State University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1980.


Educational therapist, Veterans Administration Hospital., Memphis, l972-74; instructor, Memphis State University, l975-76; instructor, Grambling (Louisiana) State University, l976-77; speech pathologist, St. Margaret Hospital, Pittsburgh, l977-79; professor speech pathology, governments State University, University Park, Illinois, 1979-1990; director Speech and Hearing Clinic, Kent (Ohio) State University, since 1990. Speech consultant Center Home Health Agency, Pittsburgh, 1978-1979. Consultant North Chicago Home Health, 1980-1983, National Therapeutic Systems, Westchester, Illinois, 1984-1990, Chicago Mental Health Foundation, 1987-1990.


  • Other Work

    • Author software program on identifying language disorders in children, l986.


When peaceful alternatives have failed, the force of arms may regretfully be preferable to unchecked aggression, tyranny and genocide.


Just as a human body contains different limbs and organs that depend on each other, so members of a Christian society should be close and caring enough to feel each other's pain and delight.


Member American Speech, Language and Hearing Association (certified clinical competence in speech pathology), Illinois Speech, Language and Hearing Association, National Black Association Speech, Language and Hearing (achievement award l986), National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, baking.


Eddie Jones

Willie Mae (Henry) Jones