School Committee

School Committee Members

M Dufour
Michele Tousignant Dufour

Term Expiration:  5/14/2018 

Mrs. Tousignant Dufour has a background in Human Resources & Technical Training.  She has over 15 years experience in the development and delivery of technical & soft skills training in the out-placement, IT, and, publishing industries.  She holds a Master’s in Education from Lesley University and a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts from Emerson College.  Mrs. Tousignant –Dufour is serving her second year with the School Committee and has two children in the Hudson Schools. 


 A Hay

Allyson Hay
Vice Chairperson
Term Expiration:  5/14/2018

Mrs. Hay is currently a Human Resources Specialist with Assabet Valley Regional Vocational School District with over twenty years’ experience in human resources and operations.  She has worked in a variety of positions in the healthcare and software industries including human resource management, training, an administrator, and acquisitions.  She earned a bachelor’s degree from Bryant University and a Master’s in Business Administration from Anna Maria College.  Mrs. Hay is serving in her second year with the School committee and has two children in the Hudson Schools.

 Elizabeth Hallsworth School Committee Member Hudson Public Schools

Elizabeth Hallsworth
Term Expiration:  5/9/2016
Mrs. Hallsworth has a BS in both General Education and Special Education from the University of Vermont, a MS in Behavioral Education from Simmons College and was board certified as a BCBA (Board Certified Behavior Analyst).  She has over 20+ years of experience in educational settings including teaching, administration, staff training, program development and consulting.  Mrs. Hallsworth most recently worked as an Autism Specialist under the Massachusetts Exploring the Options for Children with Autism grant.   
George Luoto 
George M. Luoto
Term Expiration:  5/8/2017

Glenn Maston
Glenn A. Maston
Term Expiration:  5/14/2018
Dr. Maston is currently a Senior Scientist at Athena Diagnostics, a division of Quest Diagnostics, where he analyzes patient genetic testing results. Prior to that he worked for ten years at University of Massachusetts Medical School, researching transcription regulation in human embryonic stem cells.  He earned a bachelor’s degree in Biology from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a doctorate in Anthropology from Harvard University.  Dr. Maston is serving in his second year with the School Committee and has two children in the Hudson Schools.  

Jennifer O'Brien
Term Expiration:  5/8/2017

Mrs. O’Brien is currently a Project Manager with TMP Worldwide and
has 20+ years advertising and management experience.  She holds a BS in Marketing from Nichols College. Mrs. O’Brien is serving her second term with the School Committee and has a son at Mulready Elementary and a son at Hudson High School. 

Steven Smith School Committee member

Steven C. Smith
Term Expiration:  5/9/2019 

  • Budget - All Committee Members
  • Policy - Jenn O'Brien, Michele Tousignant Dufour, Liz Hallsworth
  • SEPAC - Jenn O'Brien
  • Strategic Goals - George Luoto, Allyson Hay
  • Superintendent's Evaluation - Glen Maston, Jenn O'Brien, Allyson Hay

Teacher Sick Bank:  George Luoto, Allyson Hay, Michele Tousignant Dufour

Negotiation Teams:
  • Teachers - Jenn O'Brien, George Luoto, Michele Tousignant Dufour
  • Paraeducators - George Luoto, Michele Tousignant Dufour
  • Secretaries -Jenn O'Brien, Steve Smith
  • Custodians - Allyson Hay, Michele Tousignant Dufour
  • Cafeteria - Liz Hallsworth, Steve Smith
School Councils:
  • High School - George Luoto
  • Middle School - Allyson Hay
  • Farley - Michele Tousignant Dufour
  • Forest Avenue - Jenn O'Brien
  • Mulready - Liz Hallsworth

Meeting Dates

All meetings are held at the Admin Building unless otherwise posted.  Meetings begin at 7:00 pm.

Meeting dates below are subject to change. Please check the town calendar for the most up to date postings. 


  • July 19, 2016
  • August 23, 2016
  • September 13, 2016
  • September 27, 2016
  • October 11, 2016
  • October 25, 2016
  • November 15, 2016
  • December 6, 2016
  • December 20, 2016
  • January 10, 2017
  • January 24, 2017
  • February 7, 2017 - (cancelled) rescheduled to
    February 21, 2017
  • February 28, 2017
  • March 7, 2017
  • March 14, 2017 - (cancelled) rescheduled to March 15, 2017
  • March 28, 2017
  • April 11, 2017
  • April 25, 2017
  • May 9, 2017
  • May 23, 2017
  • June 13, 2017
  • July 25, 2017