Born and raised in Northern California, Aman has a BA from the University of California, Sacramento and a Master’s from the University of California, Davis. Aman received her AMI Diploma from the Montessori Institute of San Diego. Her hobbies include baking, traveling, and reading. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sanj is originally from California and has a BA from the University of California, Sacramento. Sanj received his AMI training from the Montessori Training Center of New England. He enjoys exploring the great outdoors, cooking, and going on road trips.
Julia Mello is a Weston native. Julia is currently completing her AMI certification from The Montessori Training Center of New England. Julia likes rock climbing, creative writing, and playing volleyball.
Tyla Corfield- Originally from South Africa, grew up in London, where she attended a Montessori School. Tyla is currently taking classes at Lesley University to deepen her understanding of early childhood development. Tyla is the eldest of four children so being around young children is just natural for her. She enjoys to travel the world, bake, and spend time with friends.
Erika grew up in New Jersey and has a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Connecticut and her AMI Primary Credentials from the Montessori Training Center Northeast as well and her AMI Certificate as a Primary Assistant.
Tracy Alfonso Yoga Instructor: Tracy recently has transitioned from her role as a 4th grade classroom teacher to a full time yoga and meditation teacher. She has participated on panels and leads workshops on bringing mindfulness into the classroom for Kripalu and the Massachusetts Teachers Association. When not teaching or practicing yoga, Tracy can be found spending time with her four nieces and nephews, training for a half marathon, or relaxing on the beach.
Hello, my name is Ken Curtin and I am a teacher naturalist at the Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary. I’ve been at Broadmoor for 4 years teaching a variety of programs and working with kids of various grade levels. Prior to working at Broadmoor, I was an aquarist and diver at New England Aquarium and a Zookeeper at Roger Williams Park Zoo. I grew up in Braintree, MA and went into the United States Navy after high school. Following my time in the Navy I attended UMass, Boston studying Earth Science and Biology. For the past 13 years I’ve lived in Hopkinton with my wife and two children. For the past 25 years I have been an avid birdwatcher.
Stacey Peasley- Music Instructor: Stacey has performed before audiences and been a professional singer for over fifteen years. Lately her audiences are a bit shorter but no less enthusiastic. A teacher for twenty years and a proud winner of a Parents’ Choice Award, Creative Child Magazine Award, and Nickelodeon Parent’s Connect Award! Stacey is thrilled to combine her love of children and music into a lively act that engages kids and creates memorable and fun sing-along songs. Please click on this link to go to one of Stacey’s upcoming shows: www.staceypeasley.com