Meet Our Board Members

Kimberlee S. Chappell ( President )

Kimberlee is the District Literacy & Title I Coordinator for the North Adams Public Schools. Before that, she spent more than eight years working as a Reading Specialist in the Pittsfield Public Schools. Ms. Chappell earned her B.A. in Sociology, B.E.S. in Elementary Education, and her M.Ed in Reading at Salem State University. In 2011, Kimberlee attended the Leadership Academy of the Berkshires at MCLA in North Adams, where she completed her Certificate in Advanced Graduate Study in Administration. As President and a founding member of PEF, Kimberlee is a strong advocate for public education and takes pride in helping to provide learning opportunities for educators and students in her hometown community.