Mary HollandDirector, West Plains R7 Alternative Learning CenterPhone: (417) 256-6150E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgBest Time to Reach Me: 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Alternative Contact: Sarah TurnbullProfessional Responsibilities
Director of alternative education for West Plains R-7 High School and Middle School , including Missouri Options Program, Zero Hour, 9th Hour and credit recovery. Administrative Experience Director West Plains R7 Alternative Learning Center from inception in August 1996-97. BiographyBorn: August 6, 1956Undergraduate Study: Arkansas State UniversityGraduate Study:Arkansas State UniversityYear(s) @ West Plains Public Schools: 16 Professional Memberships
- Missouri Alternative Education Network (MAEN)
- Rural Schools Partnership
- National At-Risk Educational Network
Personal & Professional InterestsFamily -married 40 years to Joey; 2 sons, Justin and Joe; 1 granddaughter, Maggie; 1 grandson, JosephInterests -singer/guitarist in a "rock 'n roll" band, reading classic literature, 3-D movie junkie, computer word and strategy gamer, and an avid animal lover. Favorite Quotes
"Children's minds are not buckets waiting to be filled; they are fires waiting to be lit."
"Forgiveness is an act of the will."