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school financial officer

Willis Mcclellan Grimm, American school financial officer.

Background

Grimm, Willis Mcclellan was born on May 13, 1935 in Gate City, Virginia, United States. Son of Samuel Harvey Junior and Lue Verna (Cline) Grimm.

Education

Bachelor of Science, East Tennessee State University, 1962. Master of Science, American University, 1969. Associate of Arts certified, Auburn University, 1975.

Career

Bookkeeper, Brooks Sand & Gravel Company, Kingsport, Tennessee, 1953-1957;bookkeeper, United Oil Corporation, Columbus, Georgia, 1965-1966;transportation supervisor, Russell County Board Education, Phenix City, Alabama, 1966-1967;from supervisor to assistant superintendent services, Russell County Board Education, Phenix City, 1967-1975;assistant superintendent administration, Russell County Board Education, Phenix City, since 1975.

Religion

Regular ceremonies enable people to open themselves to God more fully. They help people to hear God's offer and challenge ever more deeply, and to allow God to prompt and enable them to respond.

Politics

Christians acting as the salt of the earth and the light of the world have a responsibility to engage their culture, including participating in the political process.

Views

People are called to love God not only with their hearts, but also with their minds. All things should be considered through the light of reason. In order to do that, it is necessary to become aware of different points of view and be able to develop critical thinking in relation to any political or social problem.

Membership

Member Columbus Civic Chorale, since 1985. Candidate Alabama House of Representatives, Phenix City, 1974. Director American Red Cross Russell County chapter, 1984-1988, chairman, 1988-1991.

Program chairman, vice chairman, chairman Russell County Rural Development Committee, 1992-1996. Member Association School Business Officials International (registered school business administrator, member transportation research committee since 1988), Association United States Army, Reserve Officers Association, Alabama Association School Business Officials (director, president 1983-1989), Alabama Council for School Administration and Supervision, Alabama School Plant Management Association (president 1991-1993), Russell County Education Association (president 1969-1971), Phenix City Lions Club (president, secretary, director 1975-1985, 94-96, cabinet secretary Alabama chapter district 34-5 1978-1979).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, travel, choral activities, walking, gardening.

Connections

Married Betty Joyce Nipper, October 25, 1962 (divorced January 1970). Married Patricia Gail Watford, November 18, 1978. Stepchildren: Damon Lindsey Sanders, Julie Lynn Sanders.

father:
Samuel Harvey Grimm Junior

mother:
Lue Verna (Cline) Grimm

spouses:
Betty Joyce Nipper

Patricia Gail Watford

children:
Damon Lindsey Sanders Grimm

Julie Lynn Sanders Grimm