Rita Pierson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Sep, 2017
Facts of Rita Pierson
Date of Birth: 1951 , October-27
Age: 69 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Rita Pierson
Birth Name Rita F. Pierson
Father Hazel Pierson
Mother Julius Walker
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Texas
Ethnicity White
Profession Professional educator
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Married Yes
Married to Rev. Clarence Pierson
Children Parker Camille, Maddox Ivey, and Marrisa Ivey
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Rita F. Pierson was a famous professional educator since 1972. She taught at elementary high school, junior high school and special educational level Institute. She was known for being a popular counselor, coordinator and an assistant principal.

Early Life and Education

The proficient educator was born on October 27, 1951, in Texas to her parents Hazel and Julius Walker. She holds the American nationality and belongs to White American ethnicity. She accepted Christ at her early age at Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church.

Rita attended Booker T. Washington High School and completed her graduation. She was crowned Miss Washington for the year 1968-1969 at her school level. She then joined Elmhurst College in order to pursue her higher education and studied there on a full scholarship.


Rita Pierson started her career as a teacher and after beginning her career she embarked upon her quest for advanced professional education. She joined Texas Southern University and received her Master's degree and countless honors and prestigious recognition. Furthermore, she earned numerous awards for her contribution to education.

 Rita had shared her expertise on the PBS production of TED Talks. She talked about the bond which is missed in between educators and students with the ABC reporting. Moreover, she was set to serve as the Waco Independent School District’s Chief Administrative Officer of Community and Family Outreach. She was a nationally renowned public speaker and a true humanitarian.

Personal Life

Rita F. Pierson was a married woman. She was married to Rev. Clarence Pierson. After she was married to her husband. She moved her membership to Christain Congregational Church from Baptist Church.

Pierson’s greatest joy was her grandchildren named Parker Camille, Maddox Ivey, and Marrisa Ivey. She has two sons and a daughter with her husband. Her sons were Carlo Akil and Kalby Dumont and her daughter were named Kristin Benaye. She died at the age of 61.

Net Worth

Rita Pierson was living a luxurious life. Although her net worth has not been revealed yet her net worth is reported to be around $1 million.