Theresa Connors is a life-long resident of the Eastern Shore, graduating from Caroline County Public Schools and later from Salisbury University. She has been an educator for thirty years and is currently the Supervisor of English Learners, Fine Arts, Library Media, and Instructional Technology for Dorchester County Public Schools. Theresa is the mother of two grown sons, Robert, and Aaron, and enjoyed many years accompanying them to soccer games and cross country meets as they grew up. She is a former runner who completed twelve marathons, three 50K races, and numerous half marathons and shorter distance races across the eastern half of the US. She enjoys attending theatre and ballet performances and is an enthusiastic supporter of the arts both in the community and in the K-12 school setting.