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Michele Yvonne Zdinak Strayer, American educator. Certified mathematics endorsement Roanoke College, 1985, early childhood generalist 2000. Board directors Southeast. Community Education, Roanoke, 1980—1983; volunteer coordinator Virginia, 1983—2003; member lay pastoral committee, 1982—1983; religious education teacher Roanoke City, since 1983; Member of VAST, VEA, National Education Association, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Background

Strayer, Michele Yvonne Zdinak was born on April 1, 1948 in Steubenville, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Michael and Anne Zdinak (Yatsco) Strayer.

Education

Bachelor, West Liberty State College, 1969. Master of Education, Johns Hopkins University, 1976.

Career

Teacher Hancock County Schools, Weirton, West Virginia, 1969—1970, Baltimore County Schools, 1970—1977, Roanoke City Schools, Virginia, since 1977, level coordinator, since 1978. Facilitator, leader Baltimore County Title I Summer School, 1974—1975, Project Learning Tree and Project Wild, Virginia, State Department & Roanoke City Schools, since 1982. Education facilitator Association of International Marathons and Distance Races., since 1994.

Adjunct professor Roanoke Center, University Virginia, since 1996. Delegate leader People to People, 2006—2007.

Achievements

  • Certified mathematics endorsement Roanoke College, 1985, early childhood generalist 2000.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Ecology Works, 1979, Papertron's Pollution Solution, 1981.

Membership

Board directors Southeast. Community Education, Roanoke, 1980—1983. Volunteer coordinator Virginia, 1983—2003.

Member lay pastoral committee, 1982—1983. Religious education teacher Roanoke City, since 1983. Member of VAST, VEA, National Education Association, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Connections

Married Spencer Lee Strayer, August 15, 1971 (divorced December 1978). Children: April Michele, Colleen Marie.

father:
Michael Strayer

mother:
Anne Zdinak (Yatsco) Strayer

spouse:
Spencer Lee Strayer

children:
April Michele Strayer

Colleen Marie Strayer