Joan Arnette Rudolph

Profile Updated: June 22, 2021
Joan Arnette
Spouse/Partner: Randy Rudolph
Occupation: Retired teacher
Children: Travis Hitt born 1977and Morgan Hitt born 1980
Yes! Attending Reunion
Comments:

I moved back to Richmond for a few years after graduating from Virginia Tech, but my husband and I moved to his hometown in Northern Virginia in the early seventies and I have been here ever since. I still feel like a Richmonder at heart though.
When I graduated from Tech in the seventies, like many women at that time, I was somewhat of a women’s libber so I was determined not to take a traditional “women’s job”. With the help of my roommate, Betty Hetzer’s mother, I got a job at United Virginia Bank as a “Bank Investment Analyst”. Fortunately though it caused me to realize that you cannot ignore your true calling. Teaching was calling my name very strongly so I went back to college, got a master’s degree in Education and found my passion! I taught for 35 years, with an 8 year sabbatical to enjoy my son’s early years. Now I’m a retired teacher who still misses the classroom, but enjoys seeing my former students around town, many of whom have children of their own now.

Joan's Latest Interactions

Hide Comments
Jul
14
Jul 14, 2021 at 9:09 AM

Happy Birthday, Betty! I hope your special day was as special as you are!

Jun
22
Jun 22, 2021 at 7:56 AM