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Monte M. Poen Edit Profile

researcher , History educator

Monte M. Poen, American history educator, researcher. Truman Library. Institute scholar, 1987. Member Coccnino County Democratic Center Committee, Flagstaff, since 1988. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1950-1954, PTO. Fellow Harry S. Truman Library. Institute; member Organization American Historians, Oral History Association, Arizona Humanities Council, Center for Study of the Presidency.

Background

Poen, Monte M. was born on November 25, 1930 in Lake city, Iowa, United States. Son of John and Garnette (Montgomery) Poen.

Education

Associate of Arts, San Jose (California) City College, 1959. Bachelor, San Jose State University, 1961. Master of Arts, University Missouri, 1963.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Missouri, 1967.

Career

Instructor, U. Missouri, Columbia, 1964-1966;with, Northern Arizona U., Flagstaff, since 1966;professor, Northern Arizona U., Flagstaff, 1979-1990;regents professor, Northern Arizona U., Flagstaff, 1990-1996;regents professor emeritus, Northern Arizona U., Flagstaff, since 1996. Consultant McFarland papers Earnest W. McFarland Estate, Florence, Arizona, 1987.

Membership

Member Coccnino County Democratic Center Committee, Flagstaff, since 1988. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1950-1954, PTO. Fellow Harry S. Truman Library. Institute; member Organization American Historians, Oral History Association, Arizona Humanities Council, Center for Study of the Presidency.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: camping, fishing, travel, gardening, hiking.

Connections

Married Bonnie L. Diehl, July 15, 1952 (divorced February 1972). Children: John M., Gregory E., Mark A. Married Kathryn Lomen, May 22, 1982.

father:
John Poen

mother:
Garnette (Montgomery) Poen

spouses:
Bonnie L. Diehl

Kathryn Lomen

children:
John M. Poen

Gregory E. Poen

Mark A. Poen