Who’s Who Among African Americans -

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        by Gale Group (Creator) (ISBN13:  9780787676858)


Stroud, Howard Burnett, Sr.

Educational Administrator (retired).

Personal: Born March 31st 1930, Athens, Georgia; son of Emma Flanigan Stroud and George E. Stroud; married Victoria Baker Stroud; children: Howard B. Jr., Kesha D, married Bettye Moore Stroud, December 16th 1989.

Education: Morehouse College, BA 1956; Atlanta University, MA 1968; University of Georgia, Agnes Scott College. Appalachian State College.

Career: Union Institute, Teacher 1956; Burney Harris High School, Teacher 1956-65; Lyons Middle School, Guidance Counselor/ Teacher/ Assistant Principal 1963-65; Lyons Middle School Clark County, Principal 1965-78; Clark County School District, Coordinator of Middle & Secondary Schools 1978-80; Administrative Assistant to Superintendent 1980-81; Acting Superintendent 1981-82; Associate Superintendent

Organizations: Board of Directors Georgia Association of Educational Leaders, Principal Resource & Information Center; Editorial Board American Middle Schools; Education Journal; Editorial Board Georgia Association of Middle School Principals Journal, Board of Directors Georgia Association of Educational Leaders 1976- ; National Educational Association; President Georgia Middle School Principals; Exalted Ruler Classic City Elks Lodge; Lay Vice President Athens-Clarke Cancer Society; State Board Cancer Society; President Executive Commissioner Cancer Society; Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Alpha Psi; Mason; Past Polemarch Elks; Charter Member Athens Area Oppors Indus Center; OIC Board of Directors 1976- ; Athens Council on Wellness 1982-83; Board of Directors Family Counseling; Chairman Steering Committee Union Baptist Institute Inc; Member Prestigious Georgia Professional Practices Committee 1983-88; Georgia Secondary Committee Southern Association of Colleges & Schools 1983-89; Hospital Authority Clarke County 1983-89; Chairman of the Board of Deacons Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church 1980; Board of Directors Athens Regional Medical Center 1991-97; Chairman, Facilities & Program Athens Regional Medical Center,1991; Chairman, Athens Regional Health Services Inc, 1991- ; Board of Directors, Athens Technical Institute1991- ; Advisory Board, Georgia Cooperative Extension, 1990-92; Chairman, Athens Regional Hospital Authority, 1992-93; Clarke County School District, Foundation for Excellence, Board of Directors, East Athens Revitalization Implementation Committee.

Honors/Awards: Presidential Citation Optimist International for Leadership as President of the Breakfast Optimists Club of Athens; Certificate of Appreciation Athens Recreational Department 1975; Certificate of Achievement Kappa Alpha Psi Frat; Heritage 76 Award Optimist International; Outstanding Educators Award Lyons Faculty 1977; This Is Your Life Lyons Faculty & Student Body 1977; Service Award Mosley Gospel Choir 1977; Dedication & Service Plaque Lyons Faculty & Student Body; Outstanding Leadership Georgia Association of Middle School Principals 1978; Portrait unveiled Lyons Middle School 1978; Award of Excellence Public Schools Administrator Kappa Delta; Chairman Steering Committee Union Baptist Institute Inc; Chairman Prestigious Georgia Professional PracPi 1984-87; Service Award Georgia Association of Educational Leadership 1977-79; Service Award Citizens Group of Athens 1979; Leadership Award Phi Beta Sigma Frat 1982; Market Place Achievement Award Milledge Baptist Church 1982; Outstanding Leadership Award Clarke County Cd Education 1981-82; Human Relations Award Georgia Association of Educators 1983; West Judicial Circuit Liberty Bell Law Day Award 1984; Special Recognition Award 199 Percenters 1982; Outstanding Service Award Athens Center Recreation Center Day 1984; Outstanding Service Award Athens Tech School 1982; Delegate at Large AASA Conference 1991.

Military Service: US Army, 1951-53


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