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English Faculty

Bruck, Kristen — English Faculty

kbruck@charterarts.org
610-868-2971 Ext. 2426

Kristen Bruck has been teaching since 2001. She previously taught 6th through 12th grade Social Studies and English in public and cyber schools, as well as English and Reading courses at Northampton Community College. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Secondary Education from Penn State, her Master's Degree in Reading from Kutztown University, and is certified as a Reading Specialist. READ MORE

Fowler, Jodi — English Faculty
Department Chair

jfowler@charterarts.org
(610) 868-2971 Ext. 2308

Jodi Fowler was born and raised in northern New Jersey. She moved to Philadelphia, PA in 1998 where she attended Drexel University. She graduated Cum Laude from Drexel with her B.S. in Corporate Communications in 2002. READ MORE

Hugosson, Ann — English Faculty

ahugosson@charterarts.org

Ann Hugosson was raised in the Philadelphia suburbs, during which time she cultivated a love for literature and photography.  She attended Pennsylvania Governor's School for the Arts at Bucknell University in 1984 as a photography major, eventually going on to study photography for two years at New York University.  Ann then finished her undergraduate studies at Penn State, University Park where she received a BS in Secondary Education/Communications.  Teaching middle school English is what brought Ann to the Lehigh Valley originally, a location that Ann truly enjoys. READ MORE

Madden-Cox, Brigham — English Faculty, PBA

bcox@charterarts.org
610-868-2971 Ext. 2427

Brigham Madden-Cox was born and raised between Malvern and Phoenixville, PA. In 2010 he enrolled at Brown University. During his four years of undergraduate studies at Brown, Brigham sang in an A Cappella group, studied abroad in Copenhagen,, and worked for 95.5 WBRU, an FM radio station in Providence. In 2014 he graduated with a B.A. in English and Literary Arts. READ MORE

Odell, Carla — English Faculty

codell@charterarts.org
610-868-2971 Ext. 2444

For two decades, Carla worked as a writer and editor in the NYC magazine market. But with a B.A. in the dual study of Journalism and English from Syracuse University, she had long felt a tug toward the other half of her degree. The tug won. In 2001 she began a 9-year teaching stint in New Jersey, first as an 8th-grade teacher of language arts at Hackensack Middle School before moving to Hunterdon County, where she taught Sophomore English/Research Paper and Senior AP Literature and Composition at North Hunterdon High School. After crossing the Delaware, Carla joined us here at Charter Arts. READ MORE

Walsh, Paul — English Faculty

pwalsh@charterarts.org
(610) 868-2971 Ext. 3145

Paul Walsh has been a lover of words for as long as he can remember. His passions for reading, writing, teaching, and learning all come together in his role as Artistic Director of the Literary Arts. As far as he is concerned, this makes his job the best job on the planet. His goal is to show all of his students that they each have a unique voice that must be utilized to tell the powerful story that lies inside them. READ MORE

Wilson-Kelly, Kelly — English Faculty

kkelly@charterarts.org
610-868-2971 Ext. 2307

Kelly was born and raised in the Lehigh Valley. She attended Emmaus High School, received her undergrad degree in Education and graduate degree in Education from Kutztown University. Kelly studied and performed several disciplines of dance since age four and her career culminated as a member of the Joffery American School of Ballet in New York City. She has been dance instructor at some of the finest school’s in the area including Repertory Dance Theatre and Nardi’s School of Dance. READ MORE