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writer , English educator

Michael Pearson King, American writer, English educator. Board directors Children's Services of Central Iowa, Ames, 1993-1996, chair personnel committee 1993-1995, finance committee 1995-1996; board secretary 1994-1995, treasurer 1995-1996; Director at large Edwards Neighborhood Association, Ames, 1996-1997.

Background

King, Michael Pearson was born on November 6, 1957 in Peterbourugh, England. Came to the United States, 1959. Son of Van Lewis King and Emily Jane (Pearson) Harvey.

Education

Bachelor, University Wisconsin, 1979. Master of Arts, Iowa State University, 1987.

Career

Maintenance supervisor Madison (Wisconsin) Club, 1980-1981. Assistant manager Ballantines Cafeterias, Cary, North Carolina, 1981-1982. Production manager Court Reporting Services, Raleigh, 1982-1985.

Teaching assistant English department Iowa State University, Ames, 1986-1987. Adjunct professor Upper Iowa University, West Des Moines, since 1988. Instructor Des Moines Area Community College, Boone, Iowa, 1988-1989.

Instructor English department Iowa State University, Ames, 1989, 96. Writer free lance, Iowa, since 1986. Item writer American College Testing Program, Iowa City, Iowa, 1988.

Works

Membership

Board directors Children's Services of Central Iowa, Ames, 1993-1996, chair personnel committee 1993-1995, finance committee 1995-1996. Board secretary 1994-1995, treasurer 1995-1996. Director at large Edwards Neighborhood Association, Ames, 1996-1997.

Connections

Married Sarah Margaret Nusser, August 27, 1983. Children: Laura, Benjamin.

father:
Van Lewis King Harvey

mother:
Emily Jane (Pearson) Harvey

spouse:
Sarah Margaret Nusser

children:
Laura King

Benjamin King