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Patricia Anne Mercer

director , language educator

Patricia Anne Mercer, American English and foreign language educator, tennis activities director. Certified in professional teaching West Virginia.

Background

Mercer, Patricia Anne was born on May 22, 1951 in Wheeling, West Virginia, United States. Daughter of William William and Mary Agnes (Kelly) Mercer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Education, West Liberty State College, 1973. Master of Science in Safety Management, West Virginia University, 1982. Postgraduate, West Virginia University, 1982—1985.

Master of Arts in Communications, West Virginia University, 1987. Postgraduate, Western Illinois University, 1985.

Career

Teacher-coach Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, West Virginia, 1974—1978. Substitute teacher Ohio County Board Education, Wheeling, 1978. Teacher-coach Brooke County Board Education, Wellsburg, West Virginia, since 1979.

Adjunct education instructor West Virginia Northern Community College, Wheeling, 1974. Board directors Literature Volumes Marshall and Ohio Counties. Director public-media relations Gladiators Professional Indoor Arena Football Club, 1987.

Director volleyball clinics, 1983—1986. Tennis program director Wheeling Country Club, 1985—1986. Advisor literature magazine Brooke County Board Education, 1980—1983.

Achievements

  • Certified in professional teaching West Virginia.

Works

  • Author: (educational game) German Trivia, 1984. Editor: Diagnostic Test of English, 1982. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chairman volleyball committee Ohio Valley Athletic Conference, 1982—1986. Member planning committee Foreign Language Day, Bethany College, 1983. Volunteer worker West Virginia Open Tennis Tournament, 1979—1986.

Member of National Education Association, West Virginia Foreign Language Teachers Association, West Virginia Education Association, American Association Teachers German, National Federation Interscholastic Coaches Association, Wheeling-Oglebay Tennis.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, travel, sewing.

Connections

father:
William William Mercer

mother:
Mary Agnes (Kelly) Mercer