Kathleen is a Fellow of the Orton Gillingham Academy, Executive Director of Kildonan Services and Director of Kildonan Teacher Training Institute, and a Structured Literacy/ Dyslexia Specialist with the International Dyslexia Association (IDA). Kathleen began her OrtonGillingham odyssey at Massachusetts General Hospital. She is currently a Fellow in Residence for the Norwalk Public Schools. She holds an MA and MAT in English and holds teaching certification in New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. She has extensive experience training teachers in the Orton-Gillingham approach at the Classroom Educator, Associate, and Certified levels.