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Guidance counselor

Paula Booth, American guidance counselor Recipient mini-grant in career education Parsippany Board Education, 1978. Member New Jersey Education Association, Professional Counselors Association, National Education Association, County Guidance Dirs. Association, National Association Female Executives, Scotch Plains Round Table for Women.


Booth-Ellis, Paula was born on June 29, 1938 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Louis and Vincenza (DiConza) Catalano.


Bachelor, Trenton State College, 1960. Master of Arts, Montclair State College, 1971.


Health and physical education teacher West Orange High School, New Jersey, 1960—1961, Memorial High School, Cedar Grove, 1961—1964, James Caldwell High School, West Caldwell, 1964—1966, Parsippany High School, 1967—1972, guidance counselor, 1972—1985. Independent college consultant Boonton, New Jersey, since 1972. Director guidance Bloomfield, 1985—1999.

District director guidance/counseling, since 2000. Business administrator Last Rites, Inc., Art Fusion Experiment, New York City.


  • Certified principal, supervisor, director student personnel, secondary English teacher New Jersey.


Secretary Boonton Area Citizen's Coalition Youth, 1975—1978. Chairman Boonton Recreation Commission, since 1981. Citizen section New Jersey Recreation and Parks Association, since 1980.

Citizen representative Mid-Atlantic Regional Council, since 1985. Member of National Association of Female Executives, National Education Association, Scotch Plains Round Table Women, County Guidance Directors Association, Professional Counselors Association, New Jersey Education Association.


  • Other Interests

    Tennis, softball, dance, writing.


Married Llewellyn Hardin Booth, April 17, 1966 (divorced March 1980). 1 child Llewellyn Paul. Married Lee Duncan Ellis, January 12, 1991 (deceased December 1995).

Louis Catalano

Vincenza (DiConza) Catalano

Lee Duncan Ellis

Llewellyn Hardin Booth

Llewellyn Paul Booth-Ellis