Bruce Goodrow, a disabled veteran, holds high on his priority list veterans who need
assistance in affording a college education. Dr. Goodrow’s formal education has taken
him to a baccalaureate degree from West Texas A&M, and an MPH from the University
of Texas, culminating with his doctoral degree from the University of Tennessee. He
served on the East Tennessee State University faculty from 1988 to 2008 and was awarded
the honor of Professor Emeritus upon retirement.
Amelia Goodrow graduated as valedictorian of the Quail High School Class of 1961 and
received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1967 from West Texas A&M University. She
retired after 31 years as an executive in Quality Control Management with Levi Strauss
& Company. She served as a member of the East Tennessee State University Foundation
for many years prior to her death on April 6, 2013.