2009 Literacy Champions

Marsha Gaudette

Director of Adult Literacy Programs a tTop Floor Learning Inc., Palmer, MA

Top Floor Learning, Inc. is located in Palmer, Massachusetts, which Marsha Gaudette describes fondly as a “small little town.” But it is towns like these that produce leaders like Marsha, who are warm, caring, and deeply tied to the needs of the community. As Director of Adult Literacy Services, Marsha oversees both the GED and ESL aspects of the program, while also teaching, training, mentoring, and developing partnerships that enhance the regional provision of services. While keeping one eye on the big picture, Marsha Gaudette manages to keep sight as well of the details that make a program successful.