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The New Direction Spelling Center Team

Marjorie Hansen

Marjorie Hansen has a BA in Secondary Education from Brigham Young University. She is the mother of an autistic, Nonspeaker who uses a letter board and keyboard as his alternative communication (AAC) devices and has been Spelling to Communicate since April 2021. She served on her city’s SPED-PAC Board for three years and has served on the CAB (Citizens Advisory Board) for the Metro Middlesex West Region of DDS since 2018. Marjorie is a certified S2C Practitioner. Marjorie enjoys reading and going on adventures with her family. She is a painter and printmaker. Her paintings have been shown at ArtsWorcester and the Fitchburg Art Museum. Marjorie H. works Mondays and Wednesdays.

Marjorie Billeter earned a BS in Zoology from Brigham Young University and an MS in Biology from the University of Utah. She taught human physiology at the University of Utah and was recognized as one of the "top ten teachers" at the U before taking a break to raise her five children. Marjorie is currently a human anatomy and physiology teacher at Hopkinton High School, where she also serves as the advisor for the Community Service Club, Neuroscience Club, and HOSA-Future Health Professionals groups. Marjorie is a certified S2C Practitioner and loves working with Nonspeakers and helping them find their voice through spelling. In her elusive spare time, she enjoys hiking, meeting new people, and hearing their stories.

Marjorie Billeter

Jared has a B.S. in Chemistry and an M.B.A. in Marketing, but left the Corporate world after 30 years given the potential for S2C to make a lasting change in individual lives. Jared manages back office functions for New Direction Spelling and is the father of a Nonspeaker.

Jared Hansen

Spelling to Communicate certified Practitioner

Spelling to Communicate certified Practitioner

Contact Marjorie for her availability.
marjorieh@newdirectionspelling.com (774) 999-9062

Contact Marjorie for her availability. marjorieb@newdirectionspelling.com

Contact Jared at info@newdirectionspelling.com

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Our Office

5 Crystal Pond Road Suite 300, Southborough, MA 01772

We are located in the Printing Industries of New England building (PINE) by Door 5B.

Please schedule your S2C sessions with individual practitioners.