Welcoming new staff October 2021 to March 2022

Apr 6, 2022Articles

Literacy Pittsburgh continues to grow its capacity to ensure the success of our students and our community.  We have welcomed eight new staff members during the past few months. We expanded our student enrollment team, hired a data entry operator to meet state requirements, and brought on a new program coordinator, workforce development coordinator, and digital skills instructor.

Sierra BrownSierra Brown | Enrollment Coordinator

James FaggJames Fagg | Workforce Development Coordinator 

Rebecca GambleRebecca, Gamble | Squirrel Hill Program Coordinator 

Abbie JohnsonAbbie Johnson | Enrollment Coordinator 

Jennifer SkinnerJennifer Skinner | Data Entry Operator 

Michelle WalterMichelle Walter | Digital Skills Instructor - Beaver County

Kau Nou YangKau Nou Yang | Enrollment Coordinator 

Marta ZimmermanMarta Zimmerman | Enrollment Coordinator 

Literacy Pittsburgh (formerly Greater Pittsburgh Literacy Council) helps create better lives through learning. Recognized as a national leader in adult and family literacy, Literacy Pittsburgh is the largest provider of adult basic education in Allegheny and Beaver Counties. Last year, Literacy Pittsburgh helped some 5,000 individuals acquire the skills needed to reach their fullest potential in life and participate productively in their communities. Literacy Pittsburgh provides free, personalized instruction in workforce readiness, high school diploma test preparation, digital literacy, English language learning, math, reading, and family literacy through one-to-one and small class instruction. Founded in 1982, it serves local adults through numerous neighborhood locations and its Downtown Pittsburgh Learning Center.       

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