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Meg Comstock Geffken, American language educator. Certified teacher, Pennsylvania.

Background

Geffken, Meg Comstock was born on March 11, 1940 in Lansdowne, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Reynolds Vincent and Anne (Manley) Comstock.

Education

Bachelor, College Misericordia, 1961. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1962.

Career

Instructor English Mount Aloysius Junior College, Cresson, Pennsylvania, 1962-1964, Sacred Heart Academy, San Francisco, 1964-1965, Armstrong State College, Savannah, Georgia, 1966-1968, Newman College, Aston, Pennsylvania, 1970-1972. Chairperson English department Benton (Pennsylvania) Area School District, 1975-1985. Teacher advanced placement English Northwest School District, Shickshinny, Pennsylvania, 1985—2002.

Adjunct Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, since 1985. Consultant advancement placement English literature College Boards, 1995-2000, reader advanced placement examinations, since 1996. Member scholarship selection committee Atlantic Federal Credit Union, New Jersey, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Pennsylvania.

Membership

Committeeperson Republican Grand Old Party, Sugarloaf Township, 1980-1990, 97^. Member of Pennsylvania State Education Association (regional co-chair communications committee since 1992, newspaper editor The Charge 1998—2001), Luzerne County Reading Council (treasurer 1994-1995, executive council 1995—2000, president 1995-1998), Phi Delta Kappa (vice president since 1996, Educator of Year 2000).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, genealogy, performing oral interpretation of bioigraphies of famous american women.

Connections

Married John Frederic Geffken, March 5, 1965. Children: John, Tiffany, Richard, Anne, Sara, James, Shannon.

father:
Reynolds Vincent Comstock

mother:
Anne (Manley) Comstock

spouse:
John Frederic Geffken

children:
John Geffken

Tiffany Geffken

Richard Geffken

Anne Geffken

Sara Geffken

James Geffken

Shannon Geffken