SMNS uses the working title of “teacher” to refer to teaching staff in the classroom, though there are varying levels of education and experience across the teaching staff. The breakdown is as follows: aide, assistant group supervisor, group supervisor, and director.


Traci Childress- Executive Director








Mamatha Naraparaju

Mamatha Naraparaju-Operations Manager


Gretchen Walker- Director of Development

Suria Chen

Suria Chen-Office Administrator

Amber S. Watts Summer Camp Manager and Events Planner

Lisa Browne- Program Administrator

Genevieve Abara- Mixed Age Coordinator

Melonie Edwards- Mixed Age Coordinator

Mansoureh Bagheri – Mixed Age

Marcela Sabatine

Marcela Sabatine- Mixed Age

Lawrence "Larry" Connelly

Lawrence “Larry” Connelly- After School Coordinator, Mixed Age

Kevin Adickes- Mixed Age, After School

Eric Wrice

Eric Wrice- Mixed Age, After School

Surabhi Chary

Surabhi Chary- Pre-K, Mixed Age

Sara Karlen

Sara Karlen- Pre-K

Andre Houslin- Pre-K, Mixed Age, After School

Simin Samimi- Mixed Age


Natasha “Trish” Hutchinson- Mixed Age

Ina Dushi- Young Toddler

Fatime Diop- Mixed Age

Loniese "Nicey" Jones

Loniese “Nicey” Jones- Young Toddler Coordinator

Rosalie Brown- Young Toddler Coordinator

Eunice Liang- Young Toddler

Sharmin Huq

Sharmin Huq- Mixed Age

Emiko Nishino- Mixed Age

Morgan Riffer- Mixed Age

Mithila Sultana- Mixed Age

Shweta Singh- Mixed Age

Dieynaba Diaw- Mixed Age

Mark Romero-Mixed Age, After School

Juelz Garcia-Kwan- Older Mixed Age