Background on John W. Garland:
Family: He is the son of John Garland and Amy (Whaley) Layne.; married to Carolyn Patricia Farrow; children: Amy Lillian, Jabari Waleed.
Education: BA, CSU. 1971; JD, Ohio State University, 1974.
Aug. 1997 -- president of Central State University.
July 1996-July 1997: Associate Vice Provost for Intellectual Property andAssociate Professor, Lecturer, Department of Government And Foreign Affairs,University of Virginia, Charlottesville.
Nov. 1993-July 1996: Executive Assistant to the President and SpecialAssistant Attorney General, Assistant Professor, University of Virginia.
Oct. 1991-Nov. 1993: Associate General Counsel and Special AssistantAttorney General, University of Virginia.
April 1988 - April 1991: General Counsel and Lecturer, Political ScienceDepartment, University of the District of Columbia, Washington, D.C.
March 1984 - April 1988 and April 1991-Oct. 1991: Attorney/PrivatePractice, Law Offices of John W. Garland, Washington, D.C.
June 1983 - Feb. 1984: Senior Attorney/Of Counsel, Hayes & White, P.C.,Washington, D.C.
Sept. 1979 - June 1983: Executive Director, Legal Services of the CoastalPlains, Ahoskie, N.C.
June 1978 - May 1979: Co-Director, Employment Project, Center for Law andSocial Policy, Washington, D.C.
Jan. 1976 - June 1978: Director, Military Discharge Review Project andStaff Attorney, Washington Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under LawWashington, D.C.
March 1975 - Jan. 1976: Staff Attorney, Federal CommunicationsCommission, Washington, D.C.
Professional Development: Harvard University Graduate School ofEducation, Institute for Educational Management, Cambridge, Mass., July 1995 -Certificate of Completion; Duke University, Biotechnology for Business,Durham, N.C., May 1997.
Military Record: United States Marine Corps, 1962-1967, HonorableDischarge; Awards: Purple Heart, Vietnam Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge,Good Conduct Medal.
Selected Dayton Daily News stories:
TRUSTEES CHOOSE ALUMNUS GARLAND
By Jennifer Inez Ward and Angela Townsend/Dayton Daily News
Published: 07/10/97 -- Page: 1A
CSU MOVES INTO REAL TEST OF REFORM
GARLAND TALKS FUTURE AT CSU
CENTRAL STATE UNIVERSITY