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Educational administrator

Paul Graham Hatcher, American educational administrator. Named Tennis Coach of Year several Tennessee athletic organizations, 1980-1984, Kentucky College Physical Educator of Year, 1995.

Background

Hatcher, Paul Graham was born on August 30, 1954 in Greenville, South Carolina, United States. Son of Paul Gilliam and Ernestine (Graham) Hatcher.

Education

Associate of Arts, Martin College, Pulaski, Tennessee, 1974. Bachelor, Belmont College, Nashville, 1976. Master of Science, Western Kentucky University, 1977.

Doctor of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University, 1979.

Career

Assistant professor, mens' tennis coach, Carson-Newman College, Jefferson City, Tennessee, 1979-1984;assistant professor, U. North Carolina, Wilmington, 1984-1988;associate professor, U. North Carolina, Wilmington, 1988-1991;professor, department chairman health, physical education and recreation, Georgetown (Kentucky) College, 1991-1995;associate academic dean, Georgetown (Kentucky) College, since 1995. Tennis pro Indian Hills Country Club, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1976-1977. Frequent presenter in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Handbook of Physical Activities, 1985. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Religion

Baptism is something you do in obedience to God, but it is not essential for salvation. In other words, salvation is something God does for us, while baptism is something we do for God.

Politics

Churches should be urged to demonstrate their heart for racial reconciliation by seeking to increase racial and ethnic diversity in church staff roles, leadership positions, and church membership.

Views

The family is the basic human community through which persons are nurtured and sustained in mutual love, responsibility, respect, and fidelity.

Membership

Deacon, Sunday school teacher 1st Baptist Church, Jefferson City, 1979-1984, 1st Baptist Church, Wilmington, 1985-1991. Volunteer event coordinator Jefferson City Special Olympics, 1979-1984. Board directors Scott County (Kentucky) Young Men’s Christian Association.

Member American Cancer Society. Member Alliance for Health, Physical Education and Recreation (tennis skills test committee, assembly representative and section chairperson Southern District since 1979), North Carolina Alliance Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (executive board, Service award 1984), Phi Epsilon Kappa. Lodges: Civitan, Kiwanis.

Connections

Married Jennifer Gwen Cleek, June 12, 1982. Children: Amanda Kate, Jennifer Lacie.

father:
Paul Gilliam Hatcher

mother:
Ernestine (Graham) Hatcher

spouse:
Jennifer Gwen Cleek

children:
Amanda Kate Hatcher

Jennifer Lacie Hatcher