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Pearlie M. Thomas, American principal. Certified teacher, administrator Virginia. Named Most Outstanding Women, Petersburg's Girl Scouts United States of America, 1984-1985.

Background

Thomas, Pearlie M. was born on January 14, 1935 in Paige, Texas, United States. Daughter of Early and Ophelia (Ridge) Brown.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Prairie View College, 1956. Master of Education, Virginia State University, 1974.

Career

Teacher Verdun Military School, France, 1958—1960, Verdun American School, 1960—1961, Grand St. School, Newburgh, New York, 1963—1968, Woodlawn Elementary School, Hopewell, Virginia, 1968—1974. Principal Arlington Elementary School, Hopewell, since 1974. Craft teacher & director Recreation Center, Manhattan, Kansas, 1956—1958.

Chairman board directors Tabernacle Day Care Center, Petersburg, Virginia, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, administrator Virginia.

Membership

Member of National Association Elementary School Principals, Virginia Association Elementary School Principals (area representative 1980-1984), Adult Fellowship (president 1980-1982), Las Amigas Club 1981-1983, Zeta Phi Beta (Haitian project member 1983, chairman voter registration 1984, 1st anti basilus Alpha Omega chapter 1985), Kappa Delta Pi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Knitting, bowling.

Connections

Married Willie R. Thomas, January 15, 1955. 1 child Willie R. World War II.

father:
Early Brown

mother:
Ophelia (Ridge) Brown

spouse:
Willie R. Thomas