Special Education Teacher
Michelle Poulin received her Bachelors of Science degree in Psychology from Worcester State University in Worcester, Massachusetts. Prior to joining Prism, she worked at a healthcare company and a non-profit where she began building her experience in Human Resources.
What brings Michelle Joy?
In her free time she loves to spend time with her husband and their dog, read, and travel.
Brenda comes to Prism with an Associates Degree in Business Science, Accounting major from Hesser College, Manchester NH. She has worked in business administration in various organizations over numerous years. She worked at the University of Delaware for more than thirteen years, first in the Accounts Receivables department, then moving into Research Contracts & Grants, and finally working diligently in the Post-award Administration Office. And most recently, prior to joining Prism Autism, she assisted the Executive Medical Directors in a Hospital Cancer Center in Maryland. She truly enjoys being part of a team of folks helping others!
Love being a part of a team of folks helping others.
What brings Brenda joy?
Away from work, Brenda enjoys spending time with her husband, grown children, grandkids, and extended family. She loves to swim, kayak, and tend to gardens of flowers and herbs.
Emily Anne is the Medical Office Manager serving all Prism Autism locations. She has a BA in both Anthropology and Film & Television studies from the University of Vermont. She comes to Prism with over ten years of administration experience, many of which were centered around autism related services.
What brings Emily Anne joy?
Emily Anne spends her weekends going on hikes and adventures with her husband and son. Her hobbies include cooking, gardening and knitting.
Shelby Duda is the office manager at the Guilford location. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology with a minor in Biology from Central Connecticut State University. She comes to us with 12 years experience in the customer service industry, 6 of which were spent in an administrative role. Shelby is ecstatic about this position because her personal life has been touched by Autism. She says “It is such a joy being able to celebrate the successes of the amazing staff and clientele in this role.”
What brings Shelby joy?
On the weekends Shelby loves sharing laughs and good times with her family and friends, seeing live music, eating pizza and drinking way too much coffee.
Allison has been working with Prism since December of 2016, and is the Office Manager based in Farmington. Allison takes pride in making life easy for everyone at Prism. With Allison’s incredible multi-tasking skills, she makes running the busy Farmington center look easy! She is instrumental in planning events for staff enjoyment as well as professional development. Her favorite part about working at Prism is, of course, the kids! No matter how busy she is around the building, she cherishes getting to know them better everyday.
What brings Allison joy?
Allison enjoys being a mom and doing fun things with her 2 daughters. She has a slight addiction to rice cakes and loves boosting people’s self confidence with a fresh new do as licensed hair stylist part time.