Library Trustees Association of New York State
Mary Ellen Darling
Mary Ellen Darling is the representative for the Pioneer Library System, serving Ontario, Wyoming, Wayne and Livingston Counties. She is a trustee of the Pioneer Library System and the Phelps Community Memorial Library.
She is a life-long educator working as a former teacher and school administrator.
She is a strong advocate for adult literacy working on the local, state and national levels. She supports Literacy Volunteers of Ontario-Yates as a tutor, trainer, and board member and serves as a member of the Literacy NY trainer corps training literacy affiliates across New York. Mary Ellen is a certified trainer for the English Language Learner Assessment, BEST Plus and for the US Dept. of Educations Learning to Achieve program working with tutors who support people with Learning Disabilities.
Her family owns a Christmas tree farm keeping her busy year round.
Her passion is reading and trying to stay on top of the changing technology.