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educational administrator

Patrick Thomas Gates, American educational administrator. Decorated Air medal with 14 oak leaf clusters. Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Kansas Association Secondary School Principals, National Association Secondary School Principals, United School Administrators.

Background

Gates, Patrick Thomas was born on January 12, 1945 in Wichita, Kansas, United States. Son of Lewis Alvin Gates and Betty Elizabeth (Hilton) Keenan.

Education

Bachelor, Wichita State University, 1972. Master of Education, 1982.

Career

Teacher Augusta High School, Kansas, 1974—1982. Principal Bluestem High School, Leon, since 1982. Secretary/treasurer South-Central Border League, 1983—1984.

Sergeant United States Army, 1963-1967, Vietnam.

Membership

Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Kansas Association Secondary School Principals, National Association Secondary School Principals, United School Administrators.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain climbing.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Ellen Poston, June 30, 1970. 1 child Christopher.

father:
Lewis Alvin Gates Keenan

mother:
Betty Elizabeth (Hilton) Keenan

spouse:
Elizabeth Ellen Poston

child:
Christopher Gates