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Russell Kenneth Stokes,, American principal. Certified social studies educator grades 7 thru 12, German educator grades 7 thru 9, principal, Missouri. Recipient International award American Field Service, 1980, Veterans of Foreign Wars Service award, 1978, Interscholastic Award in Excellence, 1992; named Outstanding Young Man of America, 1971, 75, named one of Top 400 Educational Administrators.

Background

Stokes,, Russell Kenneth was born on July 22, 1943 in Moberly, Missouri, United States. Son of Russell Kenneth and Gladys (Waters) Stokes.

Education

Bachelor, University Missouri, 1965. Master of Arts, University Missouri, 1966. Master of Education, University Missouri, 1969.

Educational Specialist, University Missouri, 1971.

Career

Social studies teacher, Ritenour High School, St. Louis, 1966-1969;director activities, Ritenour High School, St. Louis, 1969-1970;administrative assistant, Ritenour High School, St. Louis, 1970-1971;assistant principal, Ritenour High School, St. Louis, 1971-1988;assistant principal interscholastic activities, Ritenour High School, St. Louis, 1989-1994;principal, since 1994. Director National Leadership Training Center, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina., 1984-1987. President Gateway Leadership Training Center, St. Louis, 1980-1990.

Achievements

  • Certified social studies educator grades 7 thru 12, German educator grades 7 thru 9, principal, Missouri.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (monograph) Citizenship in High School, 1979. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

President University Missouri Alumni Board, St. Louis, 1985. Board directors National Alumni Board, University Missouri, Columbia, 1985-1987, RRAMBA, St. Louis, 1993-1996. Member advisory board Missouri Association Student Council, since 1992.

Member Alumni Agents Council, University Missouri, St. Louis, since 1993. Member National Association Secondary School Principals, Missouri Association Secondary School Principals (Silver Service award 1993, Consumate Professional award 1993), Northwest Comty. Chamber of Commerce, St. Louis Association Secondary School Principals (vice president 1991-1993, Assistant Principal of Year 1990), Jefferson Club, Scottish Rite, Mason (33 degree), Sons of America Revolution.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, hunting, farming, traveling.

Connections

Married Zoe Maxine Christian, July 1966 (divorced 1972). Married Betty Ann Nicely, July 9, 1977.

father:
Russell Kenneth Stokes,

mother:
Gladys (Waters) Stokes,

spouse:
Zoe Maxine Christian

spouse:
Betty Ann Nicely