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retail sales executive

Sheryl Leanne Jones, American retail sales executive. Recipient Legal Secretary of Year, 1991.


Jones, Sheryl Leanne was born on January 5, 1959 in Burlington, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Leo F. and Mary E. (Hudson) Wallace.


Bachelor in Spanish Literature and Language, University Kansas, 1981. Bachelor of Business Administration, University Kansas, 1982. Certified legal assistant, Southwest Missouri State University, 1989.

AS in Legal Assistant Studies, Drury College, 1991.


Legal secretary, Pratt & Fossard, Springfield, Missouri, 1984-1987;paralegal, Pratt, Fossard & Rahmeyer, Springfield, Missouri, 1987-1997;owner, manager, tHIS Way Up, LLC, Springfield, Missouri, since 1997. Member of advisory committee department office systems & technical Ozark Technology College, Springfield, 1992-1993. Member of advisory board department paralegal studies Drury College, Springfield, 1988-1990.

Lecturer seminar Missouri Bar Association, 1990.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to legal journals.


Member Southwest Missouri Paralegal Association (chairman various committees 1987-1996, board directors 1993-1996), Springfield Missouri Alumnae Panhellenic (vice president, secretary, treasurer, president since 1994), Sigma Kappa (president, vice president, panhellenic representative, various committees, alumnae Springfield chapter since 1984, coordinator district housing 1992-1993, corporation finance coordinator 1993-1995, corporation coordinator since 1995, vice president, secretary, director national housing corporation since 1993), Sigma Kappa Corporation Springfield, Inc. (pres, 1997-1999, treasurer, since 1999), Greene County Legal Secretary Association (president, vice president, secretary, governor, alternate governor, National Association Legal Secretary representative 1985-1997, Outstanding New Member, 1987, 1988, Legal Secretary Year award 1991), National Association Legal Secretary (certified professional legal secretary, 1989), Continuing Legal Education award 1989, 92), National Association Legal Assistant (certified legal assistant, 1990, 1995, certified specialist in litigation, 1992, 1995), Missouri Association Legal Secretary (parliamentarian, chair various committee 1985-1997, Outstanding Membership Idea award 1986, Legal Secretary Year 1991).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: antiquing, collecting Hull pottery, juke-boxes and Band-Boxes, traveling.


Married Paul W. Jones, July 14, 1984.

Leo F. Wallace

Mary E. (Hudson) Wallace

Paul W. Jones