Friday, May 24, 2013
Mrs. Barbara Cornelius
Mrs. Cornelius graduated from Lauderdale County High School, Rogersville, and holds BS and MA degrees in secondary Business Education from the University of North Alabama. She obtained AA certification at Auburn University in Vocational and Adult Education. She is a member of several professional and civic organizations.
Mrs. Cornelius was a classroom teacher for twenty-nine years. She also taught business education classes at the junior college level and did technology training for classroom teachers and community education.
She is married to Thomas Cornelius and has three sons and eight grandchildren. She and her family are active in their church and community, and own a business and a farm in Rogersville.
Her love of learning and her desire to continue her involvement in public education led to her seeking a position on the Lauderdale County Board of Education.