We recently welcomed a new staff member at United Way. Shelly Brooks joins us as the certification manager for Excel By 5 and the director of the READ First Coalition. Shelly is the former principal of Shannon Primary School and brings 25 years of education experience to her new position.
Below is an excerpt from the latest blog post on our website, discussing some of the many, many exciting new things Shelly has accomplished in the two short months she has been with us. Please click through to read all about these amazing partnerships and initiatives and how we are helping all children start kindergarten prepared and ready to learn.