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Literature educator , writer

Scott David Vander Ploeg, American literature educator, writer. Chair steering committee Watershed Watch-Tradewater and Lower Green River Basin, Madisonville, since 2000; Member of Modern Language Association, John Donne Society, Kentucky Colonels.

Background

Ploeg, Scott David Vander was born on July 3, 1957 in Kokomo, Indiana, United States. Son of John Edwin and Virginia Lee Vander Ploeg.

Education

Bachelor in English, Purdue University, 1979. Master of Arts in English, Purdue University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kentucky, 1988.

Postgraduate, University Kentucky, 1994.

Career

Professor humanities Madisonville College, Kentucky, since 1988. Executive director Kentucky Philological Association, since 2002. Faculty Kentucky Governor's Scholars Program, 2006, 07.

Advisor, certified leadership trainer Chi Eta chapter Phi Theta Kappa.

Works

Membership

Chair steering committee Watershed Watch-Tradewater and Lower Green River Basin, Madisonville, since 2000. Member of Modern Language Association, John Donne Society, Kentucky Colonels.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tai chi, science fiction/fantasy, local politics, magic.

Connections

Married Sandal May King. Children: Nicholas, Susannah.

father:
John Edwin

mother:
Virginia Lee Vander Ploeg

spouse:
Sandal May King

children:
Susannah Ploeg

Nicholas Ploeg