Marisa Sousa has been a dedicated English teacher for eleven years. She has been fortunate to work in the same school her entire career, where she has been privileged to teach a wide range of students her love of literature. She is a graduate of Stonehill College and received her master's from Endicott College. In addition to teach English, she is also an advisor to multiple clubs.
The Educator of the Year Awards are presented annually to exemplary educators who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to preparing students for success in college and in life. These awardees model best practices in teaching or administration inside and outside of the classroom, are peer role models, and demonstrate outstanding leadership and excellence in education. Any NSHSS Educator teaching high school has the opportunity to apply.