Meet Our Staff


Erica Benoit, Library Clerk

   Erica seeks her Masters degree in Secondary Education. She is an employee of Missisquoi Valley Union HS/MS, Missisquoi Valley Rescue and is also the Missisquoi District Clerk.  Erica is a native of Swanton, VT.  She is passionate about her communities of Franklin County. She enjoys working with the public at the Highgate Library/ Community Center where she is one of the newest members as a Library Clerk. In addition,  Erica thrives on meeting new people and is prompt in creating new ideas to help make a more positive learning atmosphere for each individual.
“If a child can’t learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn.” -M.J. Fox
“Dreams do come true, if we only wished hard enough.” -Peter Pan




Amy Kemp, Library Clerk

   Amy received her Associates of Arts Degree in Electronic Drafting Technology. She has worked in both the Electronic and Architectural fields. Amy has been a volunteer Health Care and Elder Care Advocate for over fifteen years. Amy has been a resident of Highgate Center for ten years where she has been a Paraprofessional, worked for the State of Vermont, and as a Tutor. Amy is happy to be serving the community as a Highgate Library Clerk at the Highgate Library and Community Center. In Amy’s spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, friends, reading, crocheting, and doing craft projects.
“Reading a good book is like taking a journey…” -Emma Gulliford