Emeritus and Retired Faculty and Staff Association

Betty Lou Raker


Departments of Physical Education/Athletics
Deceased: 2007

Chair, Physical Education, 1963–1968; Dean of Student Affairs, 1968–1970 and 1985; and Vice President of Student Affairs, 1985–1987.

Led northern California facilities development for girls in sports and greatly expanded women’s sports opportunities at Chico State.

Coached field hockey, basketball, track, and softball.

Published text: The Physical Side of Thinking.

Created, developed, and promoted Movement Design Center.

Developed and promoted multimedia for successful education.

Portrait of Betty Lou Raker