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

Genevieve Abara- Mixed Age

Melonie Edwards- Mixed Age Coordinator

Mansoureh Bagheri – Mixed Age

Marcela Sabatine

Marcela Sabatine- Mixed Age

Lawrence "Larry" Connelly

Lawrence “Larry” Connelly- After School Coordinator

Meta Zhuraw

Meta Zhuraw- After School

Kevin Adickes- 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

Grayce Hoffman

Grayce Hoffman- Mixed Age

Ina Dushi- Mixed Age

Ana Dushi

Ana Dushi- Mixed Age, Floater

Fatime Diop- Mixed Age

Loniese "Nicey" Jones

Loniese “Nicey” Jones- Young Toddler Coordinator

Rosalie Brown- Young Toddler

Eunice Liang- Young Toddler

Bethany LaFlamme- Mixed Age, 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