A Brooklyn native, Gloria has lived in Vermont since 1974. Her work background is in banking and office management. She took time off to raise her two daughters before returning to work part time in 2003 when she became assistant to Rita Silverman, founding executive director of Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning. In 2009, she was asked to step in to the role of executive director. In addition to her work for GMALL, Gloria is a watercolor artist who has exhibited and sold work locally. She is active in the community and currently serves as president of the Burr and Burton Alumni Association. She resides in East Rupert, Vermont.