Retired Hazelwood School Teacher, Mrs. Gertrudes Hyams, AKA Udis Sanchez, Manalansan-Lord Graduated with a M.ED., Ph.D.,and Juris Doctor of Law

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Retired Hazelwood School District Teacher, Mrs. Gertrudes Hyams, AKA Udis Sanchez Manalansan-Lord, Graduated with a Masters Degree from the University of  Missouri, Ph.D., from St. Louis University, and Juris Doctor of Law from Taft Law School

(St. Louis, Missouri, September 12, 2019) University of Missouri, Master of Education Grad, earned  a Ph.D. from   St. Louis University, 1996, and a  a Juris Doctor of Law, Executive Track from Taft Law School, 2019.

Dr. Lord is the author of  From Fieldhand to Ph.D., Ms. Asia International:  Motivation for Success and Happiness, and 7other books that are available on her website:

Dr. Lord worked as an  Education Specialist for the United States Department of Defense, retired from the Hazelwood School District and is currently a tenured teacher for the St. Louis City Public School.

She was crowned Ms. Asia International by the Asian Promotion of North America.

She teaches at the Innovative Concept Academy that Judge Jimmie Edwards founded to help the St. Louis City youth.