Dedication. Expertise. Passion.
Troy Literacy Council officers are members and tutors who have volunteered to take on additional duties to manage the organization. If you need to contact an officer, please email email@example.com, and it will be forwarded to the appropriate person.
Barb is a retired educator. She was an Intervention Specialist at Miami East High School for thirty eight years. She keeps busy now volunteering in her community, spending time with friends and family, and working at the Troy Miami County Public Library.
Tutor Trainer & Coordinator
Janie has been a Troy resident for almost 50 years. She is a former Family & Consumer Sciences teacher with a Masters degree in Reading. In addition to her involvement with TLC she is also a member of Altrusa and a doting grandma. She is also a member of Batty Binders Miami County Quilt Guild.
Amanda is a certified elementary teacher with a Master's Degree in Curriculum & Instruction. In addition to volunteering for the Troy Literacy Council, she also loves to spend time with her family, friends, and pets.
Vice President & Librarian
Sarah has a Master's Degree in English (TESOL) and lived in Japan for three years. She has taught English at local universities, but is now writing children's and young adult books. She likes to take on projects that force her to learn new skills, like this website.
Chris has lived in Troy since 2016, and has spent most of his free time since then renovating his home. Chris has a Ph.D in aeronautical engineering, the best wife ever, and two children. He likes to travel and ski whenever he can (which is never frequently enough).
Communications & PR
Alex has spent his whole life in Troy. He currently works at the Troy Miami County Public Library as an IT Technician. Outside of work, he is a writer and a photographer.