Toni Jo Mason, Ph. D., passed away at age 74, Wednesday, April 17th, after an extended illness. Toni graduated from West Liberty State College in 1960, and went on to get her Master’s Degree in Guidance and Psychology in 1964. Toni won numerous awards including an Education Specialist Degree in Counselor Education and Psychology from the University of North Carolina. Her curriculum design became a part of the National Depository for Curriculum at North Carolina State College and was the basis for her receipt of an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Colorado. Toni went on and finished her doctorate in 1982, from Florida State University’s College of Education Doctoral Program in Educational Administration.