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Nancy King, American communications educator.


King, Nancy was born on May 10, 1945 in Blytheville, Arkansas, United States. Daughter of Willie Lee and Janie (Jones) Garrett.


Bachelor in Speech Communication, California State University, Los Angeles, 1974. Master of Arts in Speech Communication, California State University, Los Angeles, 1981. Master of Arts in Psychology, Chapman University, 1998.


Assistant supervisor Pacific Telegraph & Telephone, 1968-1970. Computer operator West Coast Community Exchange Fenton & Lavine, Los Angeles, 1970-1971, Southern Gas Company, Los Angeles, 1972-1981, communication consultant, since 1982. Development language specialist Charles Drew Headstart Program.

Professor speech department Marymount College, Rancho Palos Verdes, California, since 1986. Speechwriter various regional officials. Instructor California State University.A., 1979-1986.

Member California Library. Services Board, 1984-1994, president, 1988-1989, 90-91. Member California Library.

Networking Task Force, 1985-2000, California Libraries Advisory Board, 1984-1994, Orange County Friends of Library. Foundation, 1988-1994, California Alliance for Literacy Task Force, 1988, 92. Faculty coordinator Webster University, 1996-1992--1.

Intern counselor American Institute Family Counselors, since 1999;, Human Options Counseling Center, 20002. Member pastoral parish council St. Nicholas Paris, since 2000.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Co-chairman black council Orange County History and Cultural Foundation, president board, 1992. Campaign manager Fran Williams for Santa Ana City Council. Member parish Council St. Nicholas Parish, 2004^.

Member National Education Association, National Speech Communication Association, Western Speech Communication Association, American Federation Teachers, American Association of University Women, Los Angeles Southcentral Planning Council (board directors).


Married Perry King, June 17, 1967. Children: Perry Junior, Tiffany, Christopher.

Willie Lee Garrett

Janie (Jones) Garrett

Perry King

Perry Junior King

Tiffany King

Christopher King