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literature and language professor

Ronda Wyckoff Bailey, American literature and language professor. Certified in english Pittsburgh State University, 1996. Named Outstanding Young Woman of America, 1985; recipient Honorary Chapter Farmer award, Uniontown High School Future Farmers of America, 1983, Honorary State Farmer award, Kansas State Future Farmers of America, 1985, Outstanding Young Alumnus award, Fort Scott Community College, 1990.


Bailey, Ronda Wyckoff was born on July 1, 1956 in Nevada, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Lawrence Milton and Maxine Geraldine Wyckoff.


Associate of Arts, Fort Scott Community College, Kansas, 1976. Bachelor of Music, Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, 1978. Master of Music, Pittsburgh State University, 1983.


Assistant band director and lecturer Fort Scott Community College, 1979—1980, band director & lecturer, 1987—2000, english & literature instructor, since 2000. Band director Uniontown High School, 1980—1986. Adjudicator Kansas Music Educators, Topeka, since 1978, Performing Arts Consultants, Keyport, New Jersey, since 1999.


  • Certified in english Pittsburgh State University, 1996.


  • Other Work

    • Director: (parade) Uniontown High School Marching Band, Marching Band Performance, Fiort Scott Community College Marching Greyhounds, (band director) (halftime football show) Dance Mania, (jazz band director): Come Sail with Me,: Football Marching Band Shows. Contributor articles (Excellence education award, 2004).


President & member Eugene Ware Elementary School Site Council, Fort Scott, 1997—2004. Guest conductor United States Army Band Concert, 1998. Project leader Bourbon County 4-H, 2001—2009.

Council member Bourbon County Extension Council, 2004—2008. Worship accompanist Community Christian Church, 1995—2009. With, elementary poetry competition Gordon Parks Celebration, 2004—2009.

Board directors member Bourbon County Arts Council, 1980—1984. Assistant band director Kansas State Future Farmers of America, Manhattan, 1983—1994. Accompanist Fort Scott Community College, 2000—2009, mentor, 2003—2009.

Advisor Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, 2001—2002. Member Fort Scott High School Band Parents, 2006—2008. Parent coordinator Fort Scott Girl's Tennis Team Booster Club, 2006—2008.

Fellow: Phi Beta Mu; member: Music Educators National Conference (district secretary 1984-1985), Fort Scott Civic Symphony (clarinetist & pianist 1976—2008), Women Band Directors National Association (state coordinator 1990-1995), FSCAPE (treasurer 2000-2006), Kansas Music Educator's National Conference (jazz band chairperson 1991-1995), Progressive Mother's Club (vice president 2008-2009), Delta Kappa Gamma (secretary 2006-2008).


Married Roger Lynne Bailey. 1 child Taylor Nicole.

Lawrence Milton

Maxine Geraldine Wyckoff

Roger Lynne Bailey

Taylor Nicole Bailey