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department chairman , Secondary school educator

Vivian Chillis Bryant, American secondary school educator, department chairman. Recipient Veterans of Foreign Wars award, 1976, Mother of Year award, Ohio University, 1983.


Bryant, Vivian Chillis was born on June 25, 1938 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Ollie and Elizabeth Chillis.


Bachelor, Michigan State University, 1959. Master of Education, Wayne State University, 1965. Educational Specialist, University Michigan, 1975.


Teacher spanish Inkster High School, Michigan, 1959—1962. Teacher.english, assistant principal Carver Junior High School, Los Angeles, 1962—1967. Guidance counselor, teacher speech, music Christ King High School, 1967—1969.

Teacher english River Rouge High School, Michigan, since 1969. Chairman department Eenglish, foreign languages & art.


Member Southfield Public Schools Task Force, 1975, Southfield Citizens Advisory Board Sex Education, since 1979, Women's Conference Concern, member Human Relations. Treasurer, chairman Southfield Parent Youth Guidance Commn, since 1978. Member African Methodist Episcopal Church.

Member of National Council Teachers English, Association Supervision & Curriculum Development, National Association Women Deans, Administrators & Counselors, Ravine's Women's Southfield Club, Oak Grove Ensemble Club (president), Delta Sigma Theta.


Married William Russell Bryant, July 16, 1971. 1 child Darmetta Annese.

Ollie Chillis

Elizabeth Chillis

William Russell Bryant

Darmetta Annese Bryant