Born to Alfred McCallum and Alibel (Elkins) Sherwood in Port Arthur, TX.
Earns a Bachelor of Science in elementary education from Lamar University.
Marries Thomas David Pearson on February 1 and teaches at Kirbyville Ind. School District in Texas.
Teaches at Gonzales Elementary School in Louisiana until 1966.
Teaches at Dixie Elementary School in Lexington, KY until 1970.
Teaches at Roanoke Elementary School in Texas until 1985.
Is president-elect of the Denton County Women’s Club through 1991.
Is a gifted and talented coordinator at Denton Ind. School District in Texas until 1996.
Serves on the board of directors of the City/County Day School in Denton, TX.
Is chairman of ball invitations for the Benefit League in Denton, TX.
Serves on the board of directors of St. Michael’s Academy in Bryan, TX until 1997.
Teaches at Southwood Valley Elementary School until 2000.
Is selected to be a tutor of “Civics and Citizenship” for the U.S. Department of State as a teaching diplomat to Russia through 2005.
Teaches 7th and 8th grade civics and world history at the Academy of Science and Foreign Languages in Huntsville, AL, continuing in the role.
Is selected to be a tutor of “Civics and Citizenship” for the U.S. Department of State as a teaching diplomat to Uzbekistan, continuing in the role.
Graduates from Sewanee – Education for Ministry.
Serves on the board of directors for Learning Quest until 2021.
Maintains membership with the American Association of University Women, PEO, Delta Kappa Gamma and Delta Zeta.