B.A., Boston State College; M.S.Ed., University of Southern Maine
Wilma Leinonen has very recently moved to Fayetteville from Kennebunk, Maine, and is delighted to join the Writing Center as a consultant. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English, magna cum laude, from Boston State College; a chef’s diploma from Creative Cuisine in Cambridge, Massachusetts; and her M.S.Ed,, summa cum laude, from the University of Southern Maine. Wilma enjoyed working as a resource teacher in the public school system for more than twenty years, and she has taught education courses at a community college. Currently, Wilma is pleased to be able to volunteer at the Cape Fear Botanical Gardens and VA Medical Center. She treasures time with her family and friends, and she enjoys year round opportunities for outdoor photography in the warm North Carolina climate.