Gael is currently a consultant for Teacher’s College Reading and Writing Project from Columbia University, presenting professional development for teachers across the U.S. She also developed, implemented and administered a program for children with language and communication disabilities in Fairfield County, CT.
She is a former Newtown educator, having served at both Sandy Hook Elementary and Reed Intermediate Schools across many grade levels. Earlier in her career, she worked with hearing impaired children, language delayed students and the youngest population of infants and toddlers with special needs. She is a longtime Newtown resident, drawn to this community for its tradition of family-centered values, its excellent schools, and of course, its iconic beauty. Her three grown children are products of Sandy Hook School and graduates of Newtown High as well.