Joyce Y. Dryden-Damron

Joyce Y. Dryden-Damron

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Joyce Y.  Dryden-Damron

Joyce Damron, ba '63 and ma '72, was born January 16, 1937. Damron is a Topeka native and graduated from Topeka High School. She came to Washburn University and obtained a bachelor's degree in education in 1963. Damron returned to Washburn and received a master's in education in 1972. Damron taught at Council Grove, Rossville, Pauline, and Jay Shideler Elementary Schools for nearly 40 years, retiring in 1996. She was married to the late William Damron, a former Topeka police officer. They have two grown children, Stephen and Julie.

Damron is a lifetime member of Topeka High School, University of Kansas, and Washburn University Alumni Associations.