Moving back to Lebanon, she and Frank have been beloved and active members of the Lebanon Baptist Church and all community activities. Murielene accompanied Frank to all his music dates, and they were always together wherever they went. Frank was a loyal, loving caregiver to Murielene to the end.
Carter is currently the Continuous Improvement Manager at the Michelin plant in Ardmore. As a member of the senior plant staff, he leads the one year and five year planning processes, delivers presentations to senior executives and is responsible for managing productivity improvements. Carter manages a staff of 15 industrial engineers and project managers who support the plant six business activities..
There has also been progress in implementing better forms of assessment. These wins often result from effective grassroots advocacy by parents, teachers, students and their allies based on growing public understanding of the damage caused by the overuse and misuse of standardized testing. Christy Hovanetz, ExcelinEd Senior Policy Fellow.
Although I have always been interested in youth development, before this year, I had not thought deeply about working in the mentoring field. Despite working with youth in the past at a children’s science museum and through tutoring programs overseas I had not spent an extensive period of time working with high school students. Now that I am spending my year of service in the mentoring field, I can’t imagine doing anything else.
The group marvels at the natural wonder while LaPrees begins preparing lunch for his group. He serves hot chocolate to warm the chilled hikers then lights up a small propane grill sitting on a rock. Within minutes he serves up chicken fajitas made from garden fresh vegetables he has grown and precooked chicken.