Erin Schryer

Executive Director, Elementary Literacy Inc.
PhD
Kennebecasis Valley, New Brunswick

Erin is a passionate researcher, writer, program developer and tireless champion for ensuring all children have access to the opportunities and supports they need for learning to read early and well.

Forever a learner and consumer of information, Erin graduated with her Doctoral degree from the University of New Brunswick in  2014. Erin held multiple research awards and grants during her tenure at UNB given the innovative focus of her research in which she explored the role of technology for more widely supporting children’s early reading development. Erin is currently exploring commercialization opportunities related to her research with various partners across Atlantic Canada.

Erin’s role as the Executive Director of Elementary Literacy Inc. allows her to  continue to advocate for, research and implement effective, evidence-based reading programs for young learners. Erin is a board member of the Literacy Coalition of New Brunswick, a founding steering committee member of Achieve Literacy Greater Saint John and a proud daughter, sister, wife and mother living in the beautiful Kennebecasis Valley.