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music educator

Marti Fahner King, music educator. Certified Teacher Illinois, 1979. Named Forest Hills Public Schools Teacher of Year, 2000-2001; grantee, Forest Hills Foundation. Fundraiser co-chairman DeVos Children's Hospital; volunteer Habitat for Humanity; Member of National Education Association (Michigan chapter), Music Educator's National Conference, Michigan Music Education Association (executive board since 1975).

Background

King, Marti Fahner was born on February 24, 1953 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Byron Carl and A. Vivian (Skeoch) Fahner.

Education

Bachelor, Calvin College, 1979. Master of Arts, Calvin College, 1980. Student, Michigan State University, 1992—1994.

Student, Calvin College, 1992—1994.

Career

Music teacher Forest Hills Public School, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1975—1983, various, Grand Rapids, 1987—1990, Forest Hills Public School, since 1990. Private instructor, Grand Rapids, 1969—1988, Grand Rapids, since 2002. Music instructor Calvin College Summer Camp, Grand Rapids, 1978—1988, Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, Twin Lake, Michigan, 1981—1984.

Course instructor Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, 1989—1992. Adjudicator Michigan State Band and Orchestra, 1985.

Achievements

  • Certified Teacher Illinois, 1979.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Musician: Kenny Roger's Christmas Tour, 1999.

Membership

Fundraiser co-chairman DeVos Children's Hospital. Volunteer Habitat for Humanity. Member of National Education Association (Michigan chapter), Music Educator's National Conference, Michigan Music Education Association (executive board since 1975).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, piano.

Connections

Married Charles Boardman King III, May 26, 1979. 1 child Michelle Kristen.

father:
Byron Carl Fahner

mother:
A. Vivian (Skeoch) Fahner

spouse:
Charles Boardman King III

child:
Michelle Kristen King