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art educator

William Robert Harmon, American art educator. Certified art education. Named Favorite Teacher Detroit News, Farmington, Michigan, 1968, High School teacher of Year Farmington Public Schools, 1994, Friendliest Teacher Harrison High Yearbook Student Body, Farmington, Michigan, 1994.

Background

Harmon, William Robert was born on October 8, 1937 in New Lothrop, Michigan, United States. Son of Robert John and E. Genevieve (Cooper) Harmon.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Wayne State University, 1960; certified, 1961; Master of Education, 1964.

Career

Art, math teacher Detroit Public Schools, 1961-1966. Art consultant Farmington (Michigan) Public Schools, 1966-1971. Art teacher, department chair, since 1971.

Chair Oakland County Art Show, 1969-1970, chair Art in the 90's, since 1992, liaison region 7, since 1992, Michigan Art Education.

Achievements

  • Certified art education.

Membership

Member Farmington (Michigan) Area Arts Commission, 1972, president 1970-1971, Northville (Michigan) Art Commission, 1976. Political worker Jerry Law State Republican, Plymouth, Michigan, 1994. Display student art work City Hall, Farmington, H=Farmington Hills, since 1966.

Spon. National Art Honor Society, Harrison High School, since 1992. Member Michigan Art Education Association, Michigan Education Association, Michigan Alliance for Arts, National Art Education Association, Michigan Opera Theatre.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: creating jewelry, ceramics, photography, travel, theatre, symphony.

Connections

Married Marilynn Ann Nesseldre Harmon, August 10, 1963. Children: William Robert, Junior, Michael George.

father:
Robert John Harmon

mother:
E. Genevieve (Cooper) Harmon

spouse:
Marilynn Ann Nesseldre Harmon

children:
William Robert Harmon

Michael George Harmon

Junior Harmon