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business educator

Patricia Sisson Abraham, American finance educator. Grantee Mississippi Department Education, 1988—2002. Member of Mississippi Educational Computing Association, Mississippi Association Career and Technology Educators, Association Career and Technology Educators, Mississippi Business Education Association, Southern Business Education Association, National Business Education Association, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Background

Abraham, Patricia Sisson was born on November 21, 1954 in Peoria, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Willie Fate and Marvis Naomi (Manning) Sisson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Mississippi State University, 1974. Master of Education, Mississippi State University, 1978. Doctor of Education, Mississippi State University, 1985.

Career

Teacher, director, Draughon's Business College, Greenwood and Greenville, Mississippi, 1975-1976;office manager English department, Mississippi State University, 1976-1979;teacher, Millsaps Vocational Center, Starkville, Mississippi, 1979-1987;associate professor business education, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, since 1987. Consultant Mississippi Valley Gas Company, Jackson, 1988, Kosciusko (Mississippi) Public Schools, 1989-1990, Starkville Public Schools, 1990-1994, computer applications and computer discovery programs, 1992-1996. In-service trainer West Point (Mississippi) Public Schools, 1989, Durant (Mississippi) Public Schools, 1991, Canton (Mississippi) Public Schools, 1991.

Presenter in field, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Mississippi Educational Computing Association, Mississippi Association Career and Technology Educators, Association Career and Technology Educators, Mississippi Business Education Association, Southern Business Education Association, National Business Education Association, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Connections

Married Jimmy W. Abraham, November 27, 1974. Children: James Patrick, Joshua Wayne, Jasen Sisson.

father:
Willie Fate Sisson

mother:
Marvis Naomi (Manning) Sisson

spouse:
Jimmy W. Abraham

child:
James Patrick Abraham

child:
Joshua Wayne Abraham

child:
Jasen Sisson Abraham