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Greensboro Contact Information
Address:  122 N. Elm Street, Suite 920, Greensboro, NC  27401
Phone:  336-230-2223
Fax: 336-230-2203

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High Point Contact Information
Address:
High Point Public Library, 901 N. Main Street, High Point, NC 27262
Phone: 336-884-7323 (884-READ)

 
Office Hours

Monday through Friday
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

The office is open some evenings.  Call 230-2223 to confirm the schedule.

Reading Connections follows the Guilford County Public Schools Inclement Weather Schedule. 

 

 
Staff & Board of Directors
 


Reading Connections' Staff

Full-Time Staff

Executive Director . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jennifer Gore
Program Director . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . John Storm
Transitions Specialist and Volunteer Coordinator . . . . . . . Rachel Dievendorf
Workforce Development Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Erik Hill
ESOL Coordinator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Anna Sibley
Family Literacy Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Alison Welch
Program Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Kiara Coulman
Family Literacy Program Coordinator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Rebekah King
IELCE Coordinator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Audrie Sa
Program Assistant . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sha'lay Williams
AmeriCorps Member (High Point) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Zach Smith
AmeriCorps Member (Greensboro) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Takesha Wright

Part-Time Staff

Office Manager . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Teresa Ahrens
ESOL Instructor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Ben Michelson
Adult Literacy Instructor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Karen Evans
Marketing and Public Awareness Manager . . . . . . . . . . .  Laura Mims
Project Coordinator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ben Michelson
Program Assistant . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Debra Carabantes
Program Coordinator (High Point) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Mary Lin Brewer

Family Literacy Instructors

Adult Instructors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ben Michelson
Early Childhood Instructors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Alphie Battle,  Patina Douglas,
Tameka Owens, and Jackie Garrett  


2019-2020 Board of Directors

Dana Adams . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Empathy/CX, LLC
Paula Barger . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Triad Health Project
Mary Jo Cagle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Cone Health
Wendell Calhoun . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Syngenta
Rudolph H. Clark, Jr., Board President . . . Rudolph H. Clark Jr. CPA
Lawrence Eisenberg . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Consultant
Susan Harman . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Hayden-Harman Foundation
Camille Hester . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  NCA&T University
Jim Kennedy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Community Volunteer
Shane Lukas . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . 
A Great !dea
Astrid Mesa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Community Volunteer
Anne Murr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Community Volunteer
Dulce Ortiz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  FaithAction International
Wasif Qureshi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Islamic Relief, USA
Cheminne Taylor-Smith . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  Marketing Consultant