Saturday, May 18

Educator and Children’s Author, Rhonda-Kay Gatlin, Continues to Inspire Through Literature and Education

Rhonda-Kay Gatlin, a beloved figure in education and literature, has devoted her life to nurturing children through teaching and storytelling. Born in Tampa, Florida, and raised across the southern states, her journey has been deeply rooted in the traditions and values of the American South.

After earning her Bachelor of Science from Auburn University and a Master’s in Literary Arts/Storytelling from Lesley College, Rhonda-Kay settled in Boulder City, Nevada, with her husband, Chris, since 1989. Despite the miles, her heart remains in Alabama, where she cherishes frequent visits with her son, grandson, and granddaughter.

For over four decades, Rhonda-Kay has influenced education, dedicating the last 25 years to shaping young minds at Andrew J. Mitchell Elementary School in Boulder City, Nevada. Her steadfast dedication earned her the prestigious 2016 American Graduate Champion award from Las Vegas PBS, acknowledging her profound impact on countless students.

Even in retirement, Rhonda-Kay’s commitment to children’s literacy and empowerment remains strong. Through engaging book signings, events, and school functions, she fosters a love for reading and learning in children of all ages. With four books to her name, including “Firecat Rescue, that was illustrated by Salvacion “Roselle” Reyes, Rhonda-Kay’s latest work, “Finley’s Enchanted Garden,” captivates young readers aged 5 to 8, inspiring courage, perseverance, and the power of dreams. Available May 2024.

Rhonda-Kay was awarded the 2020 Author of the Year by Path to Publishing for her outstanding contributions to the literary world, recognizing her visionary storytelling, publishing excellence, and significant industry impact.

Rhonda-Kay Gatlin’s legacy as an educator, storyteller, and literacy advocate continues to inspire both children and adults, illuminating pathways to knowledge, imagination, and endless possibilities.

 

Connect with Rhonda-Kay Gatlin:

Website: www.gatlinslegacyoflove.com

Email: rhondakgatlin@gmail.com

Facebook: facebook.com/rhondakaygatlin

Twitter: twitter.com/@rhondakaygatlin1

Instagram: instagram.com/ @rhondakaygatlin

 

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City: Boulder

State: Nevada

Country: United States

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