The Board of Directors

KAITLIN SHIRLEY   Kaitlin earned her bachelor’s degree from Sarah Lawrence College in Russian and French Literature. She studied Russian language at the Kathryn Davis School of Russian at Middlebury College and completed her post-baccalaureate studies at Wellesley College. She earned her MA and PhD in Comparative Literature from the University of Texas at Austin.

KAITLIN SHIRLEY

Kaitlin earned her bachelor’s degree from Sarah Lawrence College in Russian and French Literature. She studied Russian language at the Kathryn Davis School of Russian at Middlebury College and completed her post-baccalaureate studies at Wellesley College. She earned her MA and PhD in Comparative Literature from the University of Texas at Austin.

AMY VIDOR   Raised in northern California, Amy   earned bachelor’s degrees in English and French at the University of Southern California and a master’s degree in History and Literature at Columbia University. She earned her PhD in Comparative Literature at the University of Texas at Austin.

AMY VIDOR

Raised in northern California, Amy earned bachelor’s degrees in English and French at the University of Southern California and a master’s degree in History and Literature at Columbia University. She earned her PhD in Comparative Literature at the University of Texas at Austin.

MARILEE RANSOM   Marilee earned a PhD in Early Childhood Education from the University of Alabama as well as a J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law. She has diverse experience in both law and education including work as a nonprofit attorney, a language arts teacher, and a university instructor.

MARILEE RANSOM

Marilee earned a PhD in Early Childhood Education from the University of Alabama as well as a J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law. She has diverse experience in both law and education including work as a nonprofit attorney, a language arts teacher, and a university instructor.

 

Featured Volunteers

STEPHANIE BRYNES   Stephanie is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Texas at Austin’s where she studies 20th-century French literature. She received her M.A. in French at U.T. in 2016, and a B.A. in French and in English from the State University of New York at New Paltz in 2013. She loves young adult fiction, fantasy literature and biographies.

STEPHANIE BRYNES

Stephanie is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Texas at Austin’s where she studies 20th-century French literature. She received her M.A. in French at U.T. in 2016, and a B.A. in French and in English from the State University of New York at New Paltz in 2013. She loves young adult fiction, fantasy literature and biographies.

AUBREY PLOURDE   Aubrey earned her PhD in English Literature from the University of Texas at Austin.

AUBREY PLOURDE

Aubrey earned her PhD in English Literature from the University of Texas at Austin.

NINA CLINE   As a native Texan, Nina obtained her B.A. in French and Spanish from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2013. Prior to beginning her graduate studies, she taught French and Spanish at an independent school in North Texas. She is presently a PhD student in the Program in Comparative Literature at the University of Texas at Austin.

NINA CLINE

As a native Texan, Nina obtained her B.A. in French and Spanish from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2013. Prior to beginning her graduate studies, she taught French and Spanish at an independent school in North Texas. She is presently a PhD student in the Program in Comparative Literature at the University of Texas at Austin.