Maine State Literacy Team Members


Lee Anne Larsen
Literacy Specialist
Maine Department of Education

Patsy Dunton
English Language Arts Specialist
Maine Department of Education

Janine Blatt
Early Childhood Specialist
Maine Department of Education

Rachelle Tome
NCLB Coordinator
Maine Department of Education

Barbara Moody
Director of Teacher Education
Husson University

Barbara Greenstone
MLTI Integration Mentor
Maine Department of Education

Pam Goucher
Library Technology Specialist
Maine Department of Education

Sue Reed
Director, Early Literacy for Every Child
University of Southern Maine

Brenda Gushee and Margot Downs
Professional Development Specialists for Multilingual and Multicultural Education
Portland Public Schools

Margaret Arbuckle
Maine Content Literacy Project Director
University of Maine at Farmington

Rachel Brown Chidsey
Associate Professor of School Psychology
University of Southern Maine

Janet Spector
Associate Professor of Special Education
University of Maine

Sarah Estabrook
K-3 Literacy Coach and Classroom Teacher
Houlton Elementary School

Mary Lou Peterson
Assistant Principal
Paris Elementary School

Joanne Harriman
Assistant Superintendent
Mount Desert Island Regional School District

Sherri Gould
Literacy Coach
Nokomis Regional High School

Melinda Thibeault
Title I Math Coordinator
RSU #18

Jennifer Allen
Grade 3-5 Literacy Coach
Waterville Public Schools

Leane Morin
Child and Family Educator
Maine Parent Federation

Susan Bennett-Armistead
Correll Professor of Early Literacy
University of Maine

Bonnie Fortini
Adult Education Director
School Union 102

Cindy Dean
Maine Writing Project Co-Director
University of Maine System

Allyson Dean
Maine Roads to Quality

Jan Mokros
Executive Director
Maine Math and Science Alliance

Lisa Gilman
Arts Educator
Winthrop Middle School

Susan Austin
Community Relations and Education