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70 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine EDUCATION and overall health and wellness. In her roles, she led students to several sports championships and athletic awards, and she herself has been honored extensively with accolades for her teaching and athletic performances. Notably, she has been presented with numerous Athletic Awards and was profiled in a December 1984 edition of Sports Illustrated in the article “Faces in the Crowd.” Recently, she earned the 2020 Superintendents Award from the Shrewsbury Public Schools and was inducted into the Burrillville High School Hall of Fame in 2005. With over 30 years’ experience in teaching and physical education, Ms. Toti has enjoyed helping the youth find their motivation and potential within themselves and has aided students in exploring their leadership and interpersonal skills. She has always been active in sports and athleticism from a young age, and was encouraged by her field hockey coach, Leah Dauphaunie, to enter professional coaching. Drawing upon a BS in physical education from Rhode Island College in 1991 and MEd from the University of New England in 2003, Paula J. Toti commenced her teaching career in 1989 as a coach at Burrillville High School in Harrisville, Rhode Island, and in 1990 at Dean College in Franklin, Massachusetts. During her tenures with both schools, she coached field hockey and was an assistant softball coach. As her career progressed, she became employed by Shrewsbury High School within the Shrewsbury Public School System, where she currently excels as a physical education teacher, vice president of the Shrewsbury Education Association, new teacher mentor, and member of the Shrewsbury Athletic High School Booster Club. She previously served Shrewsbury High School as a softball and field hockey coach. During her tenure at Shrewsbury High School, Ms. Toti solidified her reputation as an excellent, endearing coach and teacher, having made a resounding mark on both the student body and faculty members. She has always emphasized the importance of everyday physical education PAULA J. TOTI PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER, ADMINISTRATOR Shrewsbury Public Schools Shrewsbury, MA