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English (B.A.)

English (B.A.)

Ron Hefner

Ron HefnerInstructor II
Phone: (239) 590-7175
Office: RH 112

MA English University of South Florida
BA English University of South Florida

Ron Hefner began teaching at FGCU when it opened in 1997. He joined the Department of Language and Literature full-time in 2004 and currently teaches literature, creative writing, and composition. Before going into full-time teaching, Ron worked as a newspaper editor, reporter, and music journalist.

Aside from his teaching duties, Ron continues a lifelong career as a jazz musician, having performed in over 40 states and in Canada. He plays regularly in various Southwest Florida venues.