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library media specialist

Myona Sue Byrd, American library media specialist. Certified elementary teacher 1-8; certified school library K-12. Member 1st Baptist Church, Williamsburg, since 1990, Parent-Teachers Association; technical committee Williamsburg Indiana School, since 1992. Member Upper Cumberland Education Association Libraries, Kentucky Library. Association, American Library. Association, Kentucky School Media Association, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Byrd, Myona Sue was born on October 6, 1947 in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Paul Eugene Senior and Dorothy Ophelia (Driver) Gipson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Cumberland College, 1968. Master of Arts in Education, Eastern Kentucky University, 1978.

Career

Secretary, Cumberland College, Williamsburg, Kentucky, 1965-1968; certified social worker, Kentucky Department of Social Superior vena cava syndrome, Corbin and Williamsburg, 1968-1973; elementary teacher, Williamsburg Indiana School, 1975-1984; library, media technology specialist, Williamsburg Indiana School, since 1984. Co-organizer Hug-A-Book Project, Williamsburg Indiana School, 1989-1990, initiated celebrity reader program, since 1991, Library. Power Program, since 1994.

Treasurer UCEA Libraries, Kentucky, 1991-1992.

Achievements

  • Certified elementary teacher 1-8. Certified school library K-12.

Politics

God loves the world, sending Jesus to die for the sins of the whole world and, in Christ, is reconciling to Himself people from every tribe, tongue, and nation.

Views

It is important to experience of God's grace working in the lives of people. Wisdom and maturity are gained from life experience, especially during the prayer and sharing stories with other Christians.

Membership

Member 1st Baptist Church, Williamsburg, since 1990, Parent-Teachers Association. Technical committee Williamsburg Indiana School, since 1992. Member Upper Cumberland Education Association Libraries, Kentucky Library.

Association, American Library. Association, Kentucky School Media Association, Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: counted cross stitch, reading, crocheting, fishing, wallpapering.

Connections

Children: Robert Kevin, Brian Lee.

father:
Paul Eugene Senior Gipson

mother:
Dorothy Ophelia (Driver) Gipson

child:
Brian Lee Byrd

child:
Robert Kevin Byrd