Pamela Johnson Taverner

Title:  Secondary School Educator (Retired)

Company: Cowley College and Newman University;
Clearwater High School

Location: Wichita, KS United States


  • Heartland Retired Educators (treasurer, 2009)
  • Kansas Exemplary Educators Network (president, 1977-1978) (outstanding member, 1990) (president, 2001)
  • Kansas National Education Association (director, 1989-1995) (executive committee, 1991-1992) (directors 2001-2007) (executive committee, 2001-2007)
  • Kansas Teachers Hall of Fame (district IV, director, 2014-Present)
  • National Council Teachers English
  • National Education Association (director, 2001-2007)
  • Parents-FLAG (board of directors, Wichita chapter, 1993-1995)
  • South Central Kansas National Education Association (treasurer, president elect, president)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2019)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2019)
  • Recipient, The Pamela Johnson Taverner KNEA Retired Distinguished Service Award (2019)
  • Editor: “The Apple Corps”, Kansas NEA Quarterly Magazine (2008-2018)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (2004-2010)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in American Education,” Marquis Who’s Who (1994-1995)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who of American Women,” Marquis Who’s Who (2006-2007)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the World,” Marquis Who’s Who (2005)
  • Named Outstanding Teacher/Director, Association Kansas Theatre (1993)
  • Honoree, Outstanding Member, Clearwater Teachers Association (1990)

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  1. The was an unexpected honor, and I am humbled by the association with the others so honored. A lifetime of education and service to other exemplary educators has my passion. Thank you. Pamela Johnson Taverner. October 14, 2020.

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