North Central College - Naperville, IL

Marilyn Kubly Freitag Workman

Class Year: 
1954

Outstanding Alumni Award Winner 1999

Marilyn Workman worked all over the world as a school teacher with the armed services before returning to her native Wisconsin to teach in the public school system. Now retired from her profession, she remains busy as a delivery driver for Meals on Wheels and a volunteer for Habitat for Humanity and an adult day care where she drives the elderly to appointments and shopping. She has served on the College’s Alumni Board and established the Marilyn Kubly Freitag Scholarship Fund. Workman holds a master’s degree in elementary education from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, is president of the Green County Retired Educators and a recipient of the Congressman Scott Klug Award for Outstanding Service in Education. She is a member of Alpha Delta Kappa, an international honorary sorority for women educators. Workman is retired from the Wisconsin Education Association and the National Education Association.