In Miria’s role as Chelsea Groton Bank’s Community Education Officer, she is focused on developing the curriculum available to individuals, families and businesses, and reaching more members of our communities through the frequency and variety of classes being offered. Prior to joining Chelsea Groton, Miria was the Marketing Director for Norwich Community Development Corporation (NCDC), where she developed public events in conjunction with other community organizations and city agencies, oversaw economic development activities, and managed NCDC’s traditional and digital marketing. She also worked for several years as an intervention consultant at Sayles Elementary School in Baltic, where she developed lessons, taught classes and tracked the progress of students. Miria is Treasurer for Norwich Events Organization, Vice President of Jump$tart CT, Board Member of the Maples Farm Park Commission in Bozrah, and a Chair and Market Master of Bozrah Farmers Market. Miria graduated from Franklin Pierce University with a BA in English and Secondary Education. She is a 2015 Southeastern CT 40 Under 40 Award recipient. She and her family reside in Bozrah, CT.