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Marshall Wayne Fontenot, American literary agent, author. Certified literary agent. Recipient Academy Scholarship award Auburn University, Montgomery, Alabama, 1989; named National Collegiate Athletic Association Soccerplayer of Year, Auburn University, Montgomery, 1990.

Background

Fontenot, Marshall Wayne was born on July 22, 1959 in Lafayette, Louisiana, United States. Son of Percy Fontenot and Mae Siemann.

Education

Bachelor in English, Auburn University, 1992.

Career

Author, screenwriter, Magnolia Public, Baton Rouge, 1985-1994;manuscript supervisor, Magnolia Public, Baton Rouge, 1985-1988;assistant editor, Magnolia Public, Baton Rouge, 1988-1991;editor, Magnolia Public, Baton Rouge, 1991-1993;literary agent, Frustrated Writer's, Phoenix, since 1994. Author, screenwriter: Unlike My Father, 1992. Author: Tendor in the Heart, 1993, Thorns of a Rose, 1994.

Achievements

  • Certified literary agent.

Membership

Speech writer Mayor's Race, Baton Rouge, 1991. Member, public speaker Big Brothers/Big Sisters Association, Baton Rouge, 1992, Mothers/Fathers Against Drunk Drivers, Phoenix, 1995, Muscular Dystrophy Foundation, since 1996. Public speaker Christian Athlete's Association, Phoenix, 1996.

Member National Screenwriters Association (screenwriter 1993), National Leukemia Foundation (public announcer since 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: movies, choir, opera, family activities.

Connections

Married Kathy McPherson, May 16, 1980. Children: Tony, Mickey.

father:
Percy Fontenot

mother:
Mae Siemann

spouse:
Kathy McPherson

children:
Tony Fontenot

Mickey Fontenot