Patricia Turner - Sponsor and Department Chair

The Neville Varsity Speech Squad Officers

and International "Best" Thespians

  Ms. Patricia Ann Turner is in her 33rd year of teaching and coaching speech, theatre and debate. She has a double major in speech and theatre and a doubleminor in English and education from Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas. At Neville, Turner has taught four academic speech classes, one varsity acting class and one varsity debate class for the last twenty years.


The Neville Competitive Speech Teams have won
over 800 awards in 14 years. This year’s team has a total of

37 members consisting of 16 debaters, 18 actors and 3 techies.