Meet The Author

Grace Boykin a native of Mobile, Ala. She received a B.A. degree in both Social Science and Secondary Education from Flagler College in St. Augustine, Florida. She studied Art in Europe with Spring Hill College, Mobile, Ala. She made her debut in Mobile and was a member of the Mardi Gras Court.
Grace was employed at Walt Disney World, for several years and resided in Orlando, Fl. She taught Geography at Dunedin Junior High School and taught History in several schools throughout Melbourne, Florida and tutored Braille at the Florida School of Deaf and Blind for 4 years in St. Augustine, Fl. 
Taught and created a Mass Media Curriculum for High School students and Directed the High school play “TO SERVE A HIGHER KING”, Palm Bay, Fl. 
She is an active member of the Clearwater/ West Coast Florida Chapter of the National Society of Arts and Letters and served as Past President and Second Vice President; Chairman of their “Career Award Luncheon”, Program Chairman and member of the Board. 
A longtime member of the Clearwater Chapter DAR she served as Scholarship and Junior Membership Chairman, and as a Personal Page to the Florida State Regent, National Page at the 85th Continental Congress in Washington D.C..; a DAR Chaplain, and Clearwater Chapter Children of the American Revolution, President.
Grace is an active member of the Clearwater/ St. Pete. Chapter National Wild Turkey Federation, Ducks Unlimited, and Tampa Bay Area Safari Club.
Charter President of Ladies group of Rotary International started in England and Ireland.
International Inner Wheel, Melbourne, Fl. 1990 Paul Harris Fellow of Rotary International. Instructor with Her ex husband in L.A. for training of Incoming District Governors with Herb Brown as Rotary International President.
Real Estate Salesperson License, with the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation.
Co –Owner of Tensaw Land & Timber Company in Mobile, Ala, sits on the Board of Directors and serves as trustee.
Has many published works of Poetry and Author of other books as well as the fiction book The Southern Hunt based on the true story of the life of Frank W. Boykin.
Grace Boykin is a resident of Clearwater, Florida.

 

Facebook Connect
Linked In Connect