Meet Our Staff


Michelle Hope Beaulieu – Library Director


Paloma Valenta – Program and Outreach Coordinator


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