Patricia Flanagan Nelms Edit Profile
Bachelor in Education with high honors, University Florida, 1959. Master in Reading, University South Florida, 1973.
Elementary teacher, Pinellas County School System, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1969-1971; specialist reading and language arts, Pinellas County School System, St. Petersburg, 1973-1982; supervisor elementary reading and language arts, Pinellas County School System, St. Petersburg, since 1983.
The state should not attempt to control the church, nor should the church seek to dominate the state. The separation of church and state should not be misconstrued as the abolition of all religious expression from public life.
Member International Reading Association, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Delta Kappa, Delta Kappa Gamma (treasurer 1989-1991), Kappa Delta Pi.
Married Warren B. Nelms, September 6, 1958. Children: David Warren, Sandra Patricia Nelms Moore.