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Nelda Harris Heatherley, American principal. President Royal Oaks Garden Club, Lilburn, Georgia, 1971; member Parent-Teachers Association Mountain Park Elementary, member local school advisory committee Mountain Park Elementary; Member Georgia Association of Elementary Principals, Professional Association of Georgia Educators, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Beta Lambda (treasurer 1967), Zeta Tau Alpha (president 1966-1967).

Background

Heatherley, Nelda Harris was born on March 1, 1945 in Mount Gilead, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of James Thomas and Jennie Ethel (Jarrell) Harris.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Western Carolina University, 1967. Master of Education, University Georgia, 1973. Educational Specialist, University Georgia, 1979.

Career

Teacher Mecklenburg County School District, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1967-1970, Windsor Locks (Connecticut) School District, 1970-1971, Gwinnett County School District, Lawrenceville, Georgia, 1973-1976, instructional lead teacher, 1973-1976, assistant principal, 1976-1983, principal, since 1983.

Religion

Jesus Christ is Lord and Savior, and the Bible is the divinely inspired word of God that serves as the final written authority for living out the Christian faith.

Politics

Christian men and women should pursue positions of public leadership and service within the government at the local, state, and federal levels.

Views

To develop a close relationship with God could be done through many avenues, namely, reading the Bible, praying, praising, worshiping, and telling others of the Gospel.

Membership

President Royal Oaks Garden Club, Lilburn, Georgia, 1971. Member Parent-Teachers Association Mountain Park Elementary, member local school advisory committee Mountain Park Elementary. Member Georgia Association of Elementary Principals, Professional Association of Georgia Educators, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Beta Lambda (treasurer 1967), Zeta Tau Alpha (president 1966-1967).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, sightseeing.

Connections

Married Robert D. Heatherley, March 4, 1967.

father:
James Thomas Harris

mother:
Jennie Ethel (Jarrell) Harris

spouse:
Robert D. Heatherley