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Lay member church social ministries

Sally Shoemaker Robinson, American Lay member church social ministries. Ordained elder Brown Memorial Presbyterian Church, 1985.

Background

Robinson, Sally Shoemaker was born on December 31, 1931 in New York City. Daughter of Samuel M. and Helen Dominick Smith S.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, Bryn Mawr College, 1953. Postgraduate studies, Yonsei University Language Institute, Korea, 1962. Postgraduate studies, Children's Theatre Association, 1964.

Master of Arts, Towson State University, 1974.

Career

Commissioned missionary to Korea, United Presbyterian Church, 1959-1971;director, Brown Memorial Tutorial Program, 1974-1984;executive director Episcopal Social Ministries, Diocese Maryland, Baltimore, since 1984;canon for social ministry, Episcopal Diocese Maryland, Baltimore, 1985-1996. Member Episcopal Housing Corporation, Inc. Member Coalition for Homeless Children and Families, Baltimore, since 1990, steering committee since 1990, DaySpring Initiative Committee, since 1994.

Baltimore Coalition Against Substance Abuse.

Achievements

  • Ordained elder Brown Memorial Presbyterian Church, 1985.

Membership

Board education The Valley School, Baltimore, 1973-1975. Trustee and chairman education com.Garrison Forest School, 1975-1980. Metropolitan chairman 10th Decade Campaign Bryn Mawr College,, 1974-1976, national chairman Centennial Campaign.

1980-1985, trustee, since 1985. Trustee American Bible Society, since 1988, vice president, since 1993, Chairman of the Board, 1996. Trustee United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia, 1990-1995.

Trustee emeritus Bryn Mawr College, since 1997. F C.

Connections

Married James Courtland Robinson, December 31, 1931. Children: Samuel Shoemaker, W. Courtland, A. Alexander, Ellen Whitridge Robinson Mibalski.

father:
Samuel M.

mother:
Helen Dominick Smith S.

spouse:
James Courtland Robinson

child:
Samuel Shoemaker Robinson

child:
W. Courtland Robinson

child:
A. Alexander Robinson

child:
Ellen Whitridge Robinson Mihalski Robinson