Merilee Freeman head shot
First Name: 
Merilee
Last Name: 
Freeman
Bio: 

Merilee Freeman holds a master’s degree in Education for Learning Disabilities, is a nationally certified STAR trainer, and has worked in the field of education for over 30 years.

Merilee began her career by teaching bilingual and ESOL classes to K-3 students. She taught workplace literacy for 14 years at TJ Maxx, and joined the SABES Center for Central Massachusetts in 2001, transforming into her current role as the Massachusetts STAR state coordinator and the director of the SABES PD Center for ELA.