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Music educator

Ruth Jane Pelphrey, Music educator. Certified vocal and instrumental music education K-12, New Jersey. Trainer youth choir performing with Philadelphia Orchestra, 1995. Member New Jersey Education Association, Christian Missionary Technology Superior vena cava syndrome (secretary 1984-1993), PTO.

Background

Pelphrey, Ruth Jane was born on March 6, 1953 in Paterson, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Peter and Jane (Brockhuizen) Everett.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, Montclair State University, 1975.

Career

Program director, Camp Cherith, Corinth, New York, 1971-1977; music teacher, Flemington (New Jersey) Raritan Middle School, 1975-1977; supervisor, tutor, Faith Christian School, Locktown, New Jersey, 1977-1978; head teacher, Good Shepherd Nursery School, Warwick, New York, 1979-1980; music teacher, Birches Elementary School, Turnersville, New Jersey, since 1990. Private piano instructor, Turnersville, since 1980. Accompanist various local churches, Turnersville, since 1980.

Pianist, organist St. John's United Methodist Church, Turnersville, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Certified vocal and instrumental music education K-12, New Jersey.

Membership

Trainer youth choir performing with Philadelphia Orchestra, 1995. Member New Jersey Education Association, Christian Missionary Technology Superior vena cava syndrome (secretary 1984-1993), PTO.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: water safety instruction, bicycling, volleyball, tennis, hiking.

Connections

Married Philip Grandison Pelphrey, August 2, 1975. 1 child, Christina Joy.

father:
Peter Everett

mother:
Jane (Brockhuizen) Everett

spouse:
Philip Grandison Pelphrey

child:
Christina Joy Pelphrey