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Educational facility administrator

Merre Thigpen Dorman, American educational facility administrator. Certified teacher, educational administrator, Mississippi, Texas.


Dorman, Merre Thigpen was born on December 13, 1944 in Bainbridge, Georgia, United States.


Bachelor in Sociology, Valdosta State College, 1966. Master of Education in Special Education, University Southern Mississippi, 1976. Educational Specialist in Special Education, MIss.

State University, 1977. Doctor of Education in Educational Administration, MIss. State University, 1987.


Elementary and special education teacher, Public Schools in New Mexico and Texas, 1966-1973;special education teacher, administrator, Ellisville (Mississippi) State Schools, 1973-1974;academic counselor, Columbia (Mississippi) Training School, 1974;special education curriculum specialist, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, 1974-1975;media center director special education Department, University Southern MIss., Hattiesburg, 1975-1976;director special education, Ohtibpeha County School District, Starkville, Mississippi, 1977-1985;director adult community education, Starkville School District, 1985-1993;International Coach Federation-Magnetic Resonance facility administrator, fha Health Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., Statesville, North Carolina, since 1993.


  • Certified teacher, educational administrator, Mississippi, Texas.


Righteousness is a demand of God. It can be received only through faith in God.


The state should not use its authority to promote any particular religious belief. It should allow people practice their own religious convictions.


The strongest feature of Methodism is that ordinary people play a major role in the running of the Church.


Member American Association of University Women (board directors Mississippi division 1989-1992), board directors, vice president programs Starkville branch 1989-1990 Woman of Achievement, Mississippi division 1992), Mississippi Association of Adult Community Education, (president 1992-1993), Kiwanis Internat (vice president, president Starkville Daybreak Branch 1990-1992, meritorious award 1993).


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Daughter of Harry Marvin and Mildred Catherine (Morris) Thigpen. (divorced); children: Beth, Nancy, Merrie.

Harry Marvin Thigpen

Mildred Catherine (Morris) Thigpen

Beth Dorman

Nancy Dorman

Merrie Dorman