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Music educator

Karen Vaughan Palmer, music educator. Achievements include outstanding contribution to American music. Named Outstanding Music Contributers, Music Department Hampton University, 1998; recipient First Place City award, Virginia Lion's Bland Scholarship Competion, 1979, Irene Cooper Excellence in Music, Hampton University, 1984.

Background

Palmer, Karen Vaughan Daughter of Frances Dandridge and Frederick Arnold Vaughan.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Hampton University, Virginia, 1984. Master of Arts student, Regent University, Virginia Beach.

Career

Director choirs Reservoir Middle School, Newport News, Virginia, 1994—1998, Crittenden Middle School, Newport News, 1998—2005, Bethel High School, Hampton, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include outstanding contribution to American music.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (inspiration life book) That I Might Please Him.

Membership

Co-founder Woman 2 Woman Ministries, Hampton, Virginia, since 2004. Member of Music Educator's National Congress (Music Educators National Conference), American Society of Composers, American Federation Teachers, Alpha Kappa Alpha (Academic award 1979).

Connections

Married Ramonn Navarro Palmer, March 16, 1985. Children: Mark Navarro, Lauren Nicole.

father:
Frances Dandridge

mother:
Frederick Arnold Vaughan

spouse:
Ramonn Navarro Palmer

child:
Mark Navarro Palmer

child:
Lauren Nicole Palmer