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Educational administrator , association executive

Vera Lee Hall Young, American Educational administrator, association executive. Certified teacher, Louisiana, New Jersey, New York. Recipient International Order of Merit award (# 320 of 500 world-wide), International Biographical Center, Cambridge, England; named Educator or Year, Black Achievement and Awards, 1988; Department Labor grantee, Jerusalem, 1982-1983.

Background

Young, Vera Lee Hall was born on January 9, 1944 in Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of Sidney and Gertrude (Bell) H.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Grambling State University, 1967. Master of Science, Bank St. College, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy with distinction, Century University, 1985.

Career

Educational consultant family day care program New York City Community School District 6. Educational director Leslie Freeman Daycare Center, Brooklyn, 1973-1974. Teacher West New York Board of Education, since 1978.

Executive director, founder Operation Super Institute, Fort Lee, New Jersey, since 1986. Lecturer, teacher, panelist and consultant in field. Participant Statewide Child Care Advisory Council Conference, New Jersey, 1980, State Illinois Teachers Conference, 1987, University South Carolina Teachers Conference, Georgetown, 1989.

Discussant Speaking for Schools radio program, New Jersey, New York. Program developer New York Public Schools, 1996. Delegate 24th International Congree Arts and Communications, 1997.

Instructor Funda Community College, Soweto, South Africa, 1998.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Louisiana, New Jersey, New York.

Membership

Member National Education Association, National Alliance Business, New Jersey Education Association (conference participant 1987), New Jersey Women Business Ownership Organization, International Platform Association, International Reading Association, Minority & Women Owned Business New York, Bank St. College Alumni Association, Gambling College Alumni Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, travel, sports.

Connections

Married Willie L. Young, August 21, 1965 (divorced June 1971).

father:
Sidney H.

mother:
Gertrude (Bell) H.

spouse:
Willie L. Young