Ms. Marazon has also authored several Catholic
publications including Charisms of the Holy Spirit: Tools
for the New Evangelization; Deliverance Prayer: A
Matter of Wisdom, Discernment, and Obedience  and
“The Simple Blessing Prayer”, The Catholic Handbook of
Child Growth, Development, and Learning, and
Renewing The Renewal—A Firestorm In The Catholic
Church and has written several articles for Pentecost

She has served as Healing Ministry Coordinator, Ministry
for the Diocese of Toledo, Catholic Charismatic Renewal  
from 1986-1991 and again from 1996 to 2009.  She has
presented workshops at national and local Catholic
conferences and has ministered in Trinidad as well as
across the U.S. giving retreats, parish missions, days of
renewal, and seminars on many topics including healing,
prayer, parish and Church renewal, the mystics, growth
in the Spirit, raising children for heaven, moral and
spiritual development.  

She is a gifted teacher and motivational speaker,
passionate about the gift of the Church, filled with zeal
for living in the Spirit, dedicated to helping others
encounter the living Christ, and eager to support others
in their journey to know the Father’s Love.

In her varying roles, she expresses a passion for the child
that draws others to continually see each child as a
unique gift from God.  Her message is constant-- “Look
to the child.  Check in with the child.  See the child as
competent and gifted.”  She is married to David.  They
have four children and eight grandchildren.  
Catholic Ministry Bio
Renee Marazon is a leader in K-12 best practices and K-12
maritime training and education.  She is the founder and
driving force behind The Maritime Academy of Toledo, a
grade 5 through 12 community school that integrates
nautical/maritime-based themes across traditional subject
areas.  After serving as school Superintendent from 2006
to 2013, Ms. Marazon retired and was named President of
the Academy.  The Maritime Academy is Ohio’s first
Mariner Career Tech Education program with a State of
Ohio approved Course of Study that prepares students for
maritime jobs and college.

In 2010, Ms. Marazon was named CEO of The Maritime
Academy of Toledo Foundation which supports The
Academy through its nine US Coast Guard approved
professional mariner courses.  Ms Marazon is partnering
with Owens Community College to create a “Degree for
Sea” scope and sequence course of study, integrating
mariner credentials to their variety of two-year degrees
such as nursing, culinary/hospitality, accounting,
administration, welding, electrical, plumbing, etc.

Ms. Marazon’s received a Masters in Career and
Technology Education from Bowling Green State
University and a Bachelor of Education in French and
English from Ursuline College in Pepper Pike, Ohio.

Her Professional and Leadership roles in education span
more than 40 years.  She has received over three million
dollars in grants.  

Between 1983 to 1997, her career highlights included
serving as chairperson and founder of the teacher
education program at Lourdes University.  She has
authored over 15 publications for parents and teachers.  

Ms. Marazon has also served as a consultant to Family
Communications, Inc. (Mister Rogers' Neighborhood) and
was a member of the Puzzle Place Outreach Advisory
Board (KCET, California PTV).  Additionally, she has
served as a consultant to the Corporation for Public
Broadcasting.  Ms. Marazon has been a popular speaker at
local, state, and national conferences.  

From 1997 to 2005, she served as an Air Force Trainer
and Consultant to spread the news of The Marazon
System.  She is widely published in the field of education
in what is known as “The Marazon System.  In addition to
her educational books, Ms. Marazon has been published in
professional journals including Young Children and the
Training and Development Journal.  
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