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Secondary education educator

Susan Sommers Thurman, American Secondary education educator. Board of directors, secretary Henderson Special Olympics, 1975-1990; board directors Friends of Library., Henderson, since 1986.

Background

Thurman, Susan Sommers was born on October 21, 1949 in Henderson, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of Charles Herbert and Catherine Busby (Moss) Sommers.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Indiana U., 1971; Master of Arts, U. Evansville, 1977; postgraduate, Murray State University, 1980.

Career

Teacher social studies, Henderson County Middle School, 1971-1977; teacher England, Henderson County North Junior H.S., 1977-1987; teacher England, Henderson County H.S., since 1987. Adult education teacher U. Kentucky, 1972-1979. Writing cluster leader Henderson County H.S., since 1995, KTIP mentor, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Currents-Henderson's River Book, 1991. Author: Dear Miz Jones. Co-author: In the Beginning.

      Editor Class Act, since 1993. Author movie study guides.

Membership

Board of directors, secretary Henderson Special Olympics, 1975-1990. Board directors Friends of Library., Henderson, since 1986.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, writing, travel, reading.

Connections

Married Michael Eugene Thurman, December 27, 1981.

father:
Charles Herbert Sommers

mother:
Catherine Busby (Moss) Sommers

spouse:
Michael Eugene Thurman