OkMEA Retired Music Teacher Directory

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Retired Teacher NameDeryla Jean (Lamunyon) Dorsey
ChildrenRusty Royal, Ryan Royal, and Ross Royal
AddressPO Box 85
Shattuck, OK 73858
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Phone(580) 216-0099
In what year did you retire from teaching?2020
How many years did you teach?36
Degrees Earned (start with most recent)

1985 - Southwestern Oklahoma State University; Weatherford, OK - BME - Vocal Music (PreK-12)

Teaching Positions (start with the most recent)

1993-2020 - Shattuck Public Schools, OK - Vocal Music
1990-1993 - Enid Elementary Schools-Eisenhower, McDermott, and Adams, OK - General Music
1985-1990 - Hooker Public Schools, OK - 1st-12th Grade Vocal Music

Teaching Highlights (ensemble accomplishments, personal accomplishments, etc.)

Sharing in the lives of so many students and their families by Keeping God #1 and a Song In Your Heart!

Professional Education Associations

Western Oklahoma Choral Directors Association
-President 1996-1997

Personal Honors and Awards

2014 - FFA Honorary Chapter Degree awarded by Shattuck FFA
2013-2014 - Teacher of the Year awarded by Masonic Joppa Lodge
2011 - OkMEA Exemplary Teacher Award
1997 - WOCDA Director of Distinction

Retirement Years (jobs, accomplishments, travel, etc.)

Being with family and grand blessings and ALL of their activities.
Travel with my husband Doug and like to be involved with community service.
Be more active in my church activities now that I will have time.

Janis Dawson, OkMEA Past President

6721 Stonycreek Dr.
Oklahoma City, OK 73132
(405) 740-9306
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