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PAEMST Awardee Highlight

Sharon Hessney

Massachusetts | 2009
Sharon Hessney has spent her 20+ year career serving others. She has served as a coach to dozens of Math Competition in Modeling teams and has raised over $60,000 for female students to attend Mount Holyoke's SummerMath program. This PAEMST awardee has continuously used mathematics to teach students how to "make informed decisions as productive and successful citizens of our democracy."