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

Lisa Browne- Program Administrator


Genevieve Abara- Younger Mixed Age Coordinator

Melonie Edwards- Mixed Age Coordinator

Mansoureh Bagheri – Mixed Age

Marcela Sabatine

Marcela Sabatine- Mixed Age

Kevin Adickes- Mixed Age, After School

Eric Wrice

Eric Wrice- Mixed Age, After School

Surabhi Chary

Surabhi Chary- Pre-K

Sara Karlen

Sara Karlen- Pre-K

Andre Houslin- Pre-K, After School

Simin Samimi- Mixed Age  

Ina Dushi- Mixed Age

Fatime Diop- Mixed Age

Rosalie Brown- Chickadees Classroom aka Older Toddler Coordinator

Dieynaba Diaw- Chickadees Classroom aka Older Toddler Asst. Teacher

Olivia “Liv” Gusmano – (Not Pictured)  Starlings Younger Toddler Coordinator

Monica Marigliano                  Starling Classroom  Asst. Teacher

Eunis Liang – Starling Classroom Young Toddler Teacher

Sharmin Huq

Sharmin Huq- Mixed Age

Morgan Riffer- Older Mixed Age

Mithila Sultana- Mixed Age

Shweta Singh- Mixed Age

Mark Romero-Younger Mixed Age Coordinator, After School

Juelz Garcia-Kwan- Older Mixed Age

Ridhima Gaur (Not Pictured) Younger Mixed Age