Saturday, 22 of November of 2014

Contact Us

975 S. High Street
Harrisonburg, VA 2280
Phone: 540-433-0505
Fax: 540-433-0955

Elizabeth Girvan, Executive Director

Elizabeth Girvan spent 20 years as a court reporter and small business owner, but after answering an ad for a volunteer literacy tutor several years ago, she decided to change careers and pursue something more rewarding. She started as the Tutor Program Manager at Skyline Literacy before becoming the Executive Director in 2011. She has a B.S. degree in management and organization development and professional certificates in nonprofit management and adult education.   In 2013, she received the Nancy F. Jiranek award from the Virginia Literacy Foundation for Outstanding Executive Director.

You can reach Elizabeth at

Nelly Moreno-Shenk, Programs Coordinator

Nelly is a Salvadoran American citizen living in the United States, and an economist with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. She has worked for about six years in educational and health programs in the U.S. Nelly has been the Program Coordinator with Skyline Literacy since 2008. She organizes ESOL and citizenship preparation classes, and coordinates Skyline Literacy learners.

You can reach Nelly at

Tori DiCianni, Program Support Coordinator

Tori is a graduate of JMU, with recent experience working with JMU’s Office on Children and Youth as a Literacy Specialist. Tori came on board with Skyline as an intern this summer and discovered a passion for working with adult learners. She will be assisting Nelly with learner registration and assessment, follow-up, learner and tutor communications, and program outreach.

You can reach Tori at