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educator , linguist

Michael Carl Beard, American linguist, educator. Ordained to Ministry, Baptist Church.


Beard, Michael Carl was born on September 27, 1956 in Cambridge, England. Came to the United States, 1959. Son of William Arthur Junior and Barbara Lee (Cathey) Appleton.


Bachelor of Science, Southwestern College, 1979. Master of Arts, Western Seminary, Oregon, 1982. Master of Arts, Wayne State University, 1996.


Pastor, Sacramento St. Baptist Church, Portland, 1981-1982; pastor, Haley Baptist Church, Boring, Oregon, 1983-1984; administrator, Golf Links Academy, Tucson, 1984-1986; consultant, speaker, Professional Strategies Group, Inkster, Michigan, 1986; consultant, speaker, Professional Resume Service, Sterling Heights, Michigan, 1986-1988; corporation communications officer, Genesis International Corporation, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 1988-1990; director marketing committee, Mortgage Corporation American, 1990-1993; director committee services, professor, William Tyndale College, Farmington Hills, 1993-1994; business integrator, Tucson (Arizona) Electric Power Company, since 1997. Adjunct Professor Wayne State University, 1995-1997.


  • Ordained to Ministry, Baptist Church.


Married Barbara Loraine Gipson, May 6, 1978 (divorced 1996). Married Luna Bouwer, 1997. Children: Elaine Denise, Pamela Jean.

William Arthur Appleton Junior

Barbara Lee (Cathey) Appleton

Barbara Loraine Gipson

Luna Bouwer

Pamela Jean Beard

Elaine Denise Beard