HR 1272 - Cullifer, Terry; commend

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A RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Terry Cullifer; and for other purposes.

Hammontree, James A (4th) Mann, Harold M (5th)
Status Summary HC: SC: LA: 03/10/98 H - Passed/Adopted
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House Action Senate
3/10/98 Read 1st Time
3/10/98 Passed/Adopted

HR 1272                                             LC 8 3459 
                             A RESOLUTION 
  1- 1  Recognizing and commending Terry Cullifer; and for other 
  1- 2  purposes. 
  1- 3  WHEREAS, Terry Cullifer has served with the utmost 
  1- 4  dedication and ability as the Superintendent of the 
  1- 5  Whitfield County School System since 1989; and 
  1- 6  WHEREAS, prior to his appointment as the county 
  1- 7  superintendent, he had been the assistant superintendent for 
  1- 8  instructional services from 1986-89, and he had served as 
  1- 9  the principal at Northwest Whitfield High School since 1980; 
  1-10  and 
  1-11  WHEREAS, in addition to his 18 years of distinguished 
  1-12  service as a key administrator with Whitfield County, he had 
  1-13  served 17 years with the DeKalb County School System where 
  1-14  he was the assistant principal at Lakeside High School from 
  1-15  1970-1980 and began his teaching career at Tucker High 
  1-16  School in 1963; and 
  1-17  WHEREAS, throughout his career, he has been an active member 
  1-18  of various professional associations, including the 
  1-19  Professional Association of Georgia Educators, American 
  1-20  Association of School Administrators, Georgia Association of 
  1-21  Educational Leaders, Georgia School Superintendents 
  1-22  Association, National Association of Secondary School 
  1-23  Principals, and Georgia Association of Secondary School 
  1-24  Principals; and 
  1-25  WHEREAS, in addition to his exemplary leadership on 
  1-26  educational matters, he has been an active member of his 
  1-27  community where he has served as a member of the Whitfield 
  1-28  Healthcare Foundation, Whitfield County Board of Health, 
  1-29  United Way of Northwest Georgia, Whitfield Education 
  1-30  Foundation, and Creative Arts Guild and he has been a member 
  1-31  of the board of directors of Junior Achievement, Dalton 
  1-32  College Foundation, and Dalton-Whitfield Chamber of 
  1-33  Commerce. 
  1-35  REPRESENTATIVES that the members of this body recognize and 
  1-36  commend Terry Cullifer for his outstanding service as the 
  2- 1  School Superintendent of Whitfield County and his superb 
  2- 2  career as an educator and convey to him their appreciation 
  2- 3  and best wishes on his retirement. 
  2- 4  BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Clerk of the House of 
  2- 5  Representatives is authorized and directed to transmit an 
  2- 6  appropriate copy of this resolution to Terry Cullifer. 

Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 04/20/98