Alumni and Friends of Saucon Valley / Hellertown High School
Saucon Valley Alumni Association
Dr. Martha Reid with Chairman, Ron Reichard.
Dr. Martha Reid is a Professor of English, Emerita, at Moravian College in Bethlehem, PA. She has served at Moravian College as Continuing Studies Coordinator for Adult Student Services, Assistant Dean of the College, Associate Dean of the College, Dean for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of the College, and interim President.
Following her graduation from Hellertown Lower-Saucon High School in 1964, Dr. Reid received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English, graduating Magna Cum Laude, and a Master of Arts in Teaching in Secondary English from Harvard University. She also earned a Master of Arts degree and a Ph.D. degree in English from Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts. The Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa, awarded her an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree in 2014.
Prior to her career at Moravian College, Dr. Reid taught English at Tufts University, the College of William and Mary, Cedar Crest College, and St. Francis de Sales. She also taught English at the high school level.
Dr. Reid is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and several honorary societies: Alpha Psi Omega (theatre), Alpha Sigma Lambda (continuing education), Omicron Delta Kappa (leadership), and Kappa Delta Pi (education).
Dr. Reid currently resides in Lower Saucon Township.
Dr. Martha Reid
Class of 1964