Biography of Johnnye Stewart


Education:
East Carolina University
University of Georgia
Columbia University, NY
New York University
M. Ed. Degree - University of South Carolina
B. A. Degree Benedict College

Teaching Experience:
Retired, Spartanburg District 7 Elementary Schools, District 6 Elementary Schools, Reading Tutor - University of South Carolina/Spartanburg, Reading Teacher-Upward Bound/Wofford College, Fairfield County Elementary Schools - Winnsboro, SC, Robert Smalls Elementary School - Beaufort, SC.

Other Experience:
Head Teacher, District 7 Head Start Summer Program
Director, Piedmont Community Action
Saxon Comprehensive Day Care Center

Affiliations:
Member and past president of Deaconess Board,
Cornerstone Baptist Church Faculty Member of the National Baptist Sunday School Congress
STOP Drugs Now Community Outreach Committee
National Education Association - Retired
Business and Professional Women's Association
Spartanburg Marianette Federated Club
Past Board Member of Spartanburg Technical College
Spartanburg Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
Former Member Mental Health Association of the Piedmont, Inc. Board of Directors
Former Member Bethlehem Center Board of Directors
Ellen Hines Smith Girls Home Board of Directors
Spartanburg County Planning and Development Board of Directors
Spartanburg Chapter of The Links, Inc.
Jeptha Chapter Order of the Eastern Star
Spartanburg Women's Political Caucus
Member Appalachian Council of Governments
Past President SC Association of Women and Youth Clubs, Inc.
Member, National Association of Colored Women and Youth Clubs, Inc.
Past President and Past Chairman of Board of Southeastern
    Association of Women and Youth Clubs, Inc.
Spartanburg Coalition for Better Health Board
Leadership Spartanburg Class Participant 1991/92
Wofford Street Neighborhood Improvement Council
Spartanburg County Health Planning Commission Member,
Spartanburg Homeless Coalition of the United Way of the Piedmont
Named October 11, 1991 as Outstanding SC Baptist Leader
Former WSPA TV Minority Advisory Council
1999 Inductee to the Spartanburg Tech Wall of Fame

Personal:
Widowed
Four Children - Edward C., Jr.; Reginald; Karl and Karla
Grand daughters - Shameka Lynn Stewart and Breannia Stewart