Connie Martinsen


Connie Martinsen
  • Campus: Main
  • Office: CB 215
  • Phone: (906) 217-4097

Connie Martinsen is an Early Childhood Education Instructor at Bay de Noc Community College. She began as the Bay College ECE Program Director in 2007, retired in 2018 and now teaches as an adjunct instructor. She contributed to the National Association for the Education of Young Children accreditation self-study for AAS degree teacher preparation. She began her career in ECE in the mid 70’s graduating from the University of Hawaii with a bachelor’s degree in education and a Master’s in Education from the University of Idaho in 1998. Her career includes holding positions as a preschool teacher, child care center director, university preschool lab director and ECE instructor at Boise State University. In 2003 she was awarded the Professional Excellence in Idaho’s Early Childhood Education by the Treasure Valley Association for the Education of Young Children. In 2014 she received the Beacon Award for Outstanding Partner in Early Education by the Upper Peninsula Association for the Education of Young Children and in 2016 she was recognized as an Outstanding Educator at Bay College.