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Resume of Ludy Wilkie
Date of birth: March 6, 1947, Shelby, NC
Present address: 1541 Kings Rd., Shelby, NC 28150
Education: graduated from Shelby High School, 1965
B.A. in Spanish, Western Carolina University, 1969
M.A. in English, University of Oklahoma, 1975
teacher certification through Gardner-Webb University, 1976
Governer's Language Institute, NC Department of Public Instruction, 1991
Department of Defense Information school, Ft. Benjamin Harrison, Indiana, 1970 (military)
Employment: Employment Security Commission of NC, 1975-76
Shelby High School, teacher assistant in English, 1976-77
News Director, WADA Raido, Shelby, 1977-79
News Reporter, WSPA Radio, Spartanburg, 1979-80
News Director, WADA Raido, Shelby, 1980-83
News Director, WBBO Radio, Forest City, 1983-88
Spanish Teacher, Rutherford County Schools, 1988-to present
Military Service: U.S. Army Security Agency, 1969-72 Honorable Discharge
Awards: U.S. Army Commendation Medal
Best Supporting Actor, Upper Clevelad Theatre, 1981-82
Associated Press Roy Hardee Award, 1984
Rutherford County Arts Council Cutural Service, 1986
Rutherford County Historical Society, 1987
Professional Groups: N.C.A.E.
The Dramatists Guild
Civic Groups: Bulletin Editor, Shelby Lions Club
Board of Directors, Greater Shelby Community Theatre (served on Constitutional Committee that founded this organization)
Past President, Upper Cleveland Little Theatre
In past, have served on Church Council, Ascencion Lutheran Church, Shelby, NC