John S. Lusk for SC4 Board of Trustees – Qualifications:
MA Eastern Michigan University, 1983. English, concentration in Language and Composition. Thirty-hour continuing certificate
BS Eastern Michigan University, 1977. Major: English Language and Literature – Minor: Composition. Michigan Provisional Teaching Certificate
1986 – 2020 Professor of English/Journalism, St. Clair County Community College. Taught numerous classes, including remedial and advanced courses; Communications Department Chair; past president, faculty union, St. Clair County District of Michigan Education Association, the Michigan Association of Higher Education (MAHE); past President, St. Clair County Educational Association; advisor, student newspaper The Erie Square Gazette; member, MAHE negotiating teams.
1984-’85 Program writer, CBS/FOX Video, Novi, MI. Wrote scripts based on management training materials; provided conceptuals; wrote/edited ancillaries; screened/edited video footage.
1982-’83 Instructional Assistant to Prof. Frank Ross, EMU. Tutored students in literature; conducted large lecture classes; gave review sessions; prepared lectures.
1981-’82 Graduate assistant, EMU English Department; taught two composition classes; counseled; completed coursework for master’s degree.
1980-’81 Secondary teacher, St. Mary’s Preparatory, Orchard Lake, MI. Yearbook advisor; dormitory resident assistant.
1978-’80 Secondary teacher, East Noble High School, Kendallville, Ind. Taught remedial and advanced English; co-director “Evening of Theatre.”
Blood donor, eleven gallons; board member, Enter Stage Right Theater; President, Port Huron Schubert Male Chorus; trustee, Del James Blessinger Foundation; member, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church; choir director at St. Paul’s; former Lunch Buddy, Port Huron schools; spelling bee word announcer; guest speaker, St. Clair County library.
To learn more about John, visit his website <HERE>.
Submitted by John Lusk