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art educator

Marieta Louise McMillen, American art educator. Scholar, David Nance S. Foundation, 1958-1962, Maude Ellsworth S. Foundation, 1961-1962. Adoptive parent Kansas City Kansas Black Adoption Agency, 1973, 1980; foster parent Kansas City Kansas S.S., 1985—1995; acdtive foreign exchange students American Field Service, 1989—1991; art teacher Home Schoolers, Johnson City, 2004—2006; active Bethel Baptist Church.

Background

McMillen, Marieta Louise was born on May 2, 1937 in Kansas City, Kansas, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Education, Kansas University, 1964. Master in Art Education, Kansas University, 1964. Postgraduate, Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri, 1973—1975.

Career

Artist Hallmark Cards, Kansas City, Missouri, 1955—1958. High School art teacher Unified School District 500, Kansas, 1962—1965, elementary and secondary school art teacher, 1971—1995. Junior and senior High School art teacher Unified School District 458, Basehor, 1966—1971.

Adjunct professor Davis College, Johnson City, New York, since 2001. Infant and toddler teacher University Missouri Berkeley Center, Kansas City, 1960—1999. Assistant to physical therapy Presbyterian Manor, Kansas City, Kansas, 1971—1972.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (novels) Death is Belligerent, 2004, Death is Compulsive, 2005.

Membership

Adoptive parent Kansas City Kansas Black Adoption Agency, 1973, 1980. Foster parent Kansas City Kansas S.S., 1985—1995. Acdtive foreign exchange students American Field Service, 1989—1991.

Art teacher Home Schoolers, Johnson City, 2004—2006. Active Bethel Baptist Church.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Creative writing, camping, fishing, fossil records.

Connections

Daughter of John Sanford and Dorothy Louise Spurgeon. Adopted children: Jon Jason(deceased), Wayne Carey.

father:
John Sanford

mother:
Dorothy Louise Spurgeon

children:
Jon Jason McMillen (deceased)

Wayne Carey McMillen