Katie Delaney grew up in Danvers, Massachusetts and currently resides in Quincy with her fiance and running partner, Matt. Katie attended Providence College and is employed by Stoughton Public Schools as a special education classroom teacher. She teaches fourth and fifth grade students with language based learning disabilities. In 2016, Katie completed her first marathon, the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington D.C, but has always aspired to cross the finish line in Boston.
Katie is dedicated to working towards reaching all students and providing them with an opportunity for academic growth and success. She has seen, first-hand, student success based on enrichment opportunities and individualized attention. She hopes you will consider joining her in support of this organization so that Boston Partners can serve more students throughout the city. Click here to donate to Katie’s campaign!
Taylor Dieffenbach grew up in the Boston area and now teaches math at Brookline High School. He initially found Boston Partners looking for opportunities to volunteer in local schools. Taylor’s experience as a Boston Partners tutor and mentor were important steps in developing his interest in becoming an educator.
He started running in high school with the Wayland Cross Country and Track and Field teams. Taylor attended the University of Delaware where he earned a degree in Plant Science. Upon returning to the Boston area and watching the Boston Marathon, he made it a goal to run in the iconic event. On April 16th, 2018, Taylor will run to support Boston Partners in Education. Click here to donate to Taylor’s campaign!
Stacy Hughes currently resides with her family in Worcester County and works as a Requirements Engineer in Lexington, Mass. She received her undergraduate and post-graduate degrees from Southern New Hampshire University and Nichols College.
Stacy enjoys running with her family in races throughout the state and believes this family activity promotes confidence and leadership skills for her children. She is also a certified IRONMAN coach and has participated in numerous IRONMAN races throughout the country. This year Stacy will be running the Boston Marathon on behalf of Boston Partners in Education. This non-profit organization helps to provide individual mentoring so a child can receive a healthy positive educational experience and the self-confidence needed to succeed. Stacy is proud to represent Boston Partners in Education in the running of the 2018 Boston Marathon. Click here to donate to Stacy’s campaign!
To support our runners and donate to Katie, Taylor, or Stacy, visit: https://www.crowdrise.com/fundraise-and-volunteer/the-team/bostonpartnersineducationboston2018/bostonpartners