Jeanine Berasi is the Community Outreach Coordinator of WECC and a Certified UCONN PEP Facilitator. She is currently a Paraprofessional/Job Coach in the Wethersfield Transition Academy, and facilitator of “Time to Talk “, a Wethersfield Library adult ELL conversation group. Jeanine has been a longtime advocate in international education, having served as an International Student Advisor and Designated School Official for Johnson & Wales University (Providence), and as an Acting Study Abroad Coordinator for Central Connecticut State University. She is a resident of Wethersfield and mother of three children.
Kimberly Bobin is the Program Coordinator of WECC and Early Childhood Coordinator for the Town of Wethersfield. Kim joined WECC as a parent volunteer and served as a member of the Connected to Community Committee. Her professional background includes customer service, marketing and international relocation. Along with Jeanine Berasi, Kim has facilitated the Wethersfield Library’s Adult English Language Learners Conversation Group “Time to Talk” for over 7 years. She is a Spanish speaker, a Wethersfield resident and mother of two boys.
Martha Conneely is WECC’s Accountability Coordinator. Martha is a former educator who transitioned to the nonprofit sector after being selected for UConn’s Encore!Hartford, a nationally recognized nonprofit training and fellowship program. Before joining WECC, Martha worked on fund development teams that supported libraries, adult education and refugee services. Martha’s community volunteer experience includes serving as co-chair of YES to WHS!, the community action network that advocated in favor of the renovation of Wethersfield High School, PTO president of Charles Wright School, and chair of the Wethersfield Schools Parent Council. Martha is currently a member of Wethersfield’s Library Board. She and her husband Mike live in Wethersfield with their two children.