Marilyn Dunn comes originally from the Kansas City area of Missouri. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Music, emphasis piano performance, from The College of the Ozarks, Point Lookout, Missouri. Her Master of Arts degree in Piano Pedagogy is from the University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg. She currently teaches Western Music Appreciation, Humanities 101, and Music of the World for OTC. Additionally, Marilyn is a staff accompanist for The College of the Ozarks; she has accompanied as well at Drury, Evangel, and MSU.
Marilyn is married to Monty Dunn. They have five musical children, one of whom, Ethan, is a graduate of OTC. The family resides in Spokane, MO.