My First Montessori honors the contributions of our dedicated and caring staff over the past three years. You have undoubtedly touched the lives of so many of the families that we serve.

Administrative Staff

Executive DirectorKate Roberts
DirectorWendy Martin
Assistant DirectorAndrea Runnells
Administrative AssistantCarissa Costa
Front Desk SupportEmily Curington

Academic Staff


Red Room

Stacy Holmes
Norma Martinez

Orange Room

Kirstin Vu
Shab Sohailie-Vafa
Renee Najera

Yellow Room

Stephanie Bisignani
Jurincka Robinson

Green Room

Marie Santiago
Lilies Bogle/ Ivy Mukherjee

Blue Room

Jamie Patopoff
Shagoofa Mohammad/Jessica Martinez

Purple Room

Mika Meegahawatte
Emma Silva

Pink Room

Raifa Souid
Denise Tortora
Glicie Bianzon
Maria Hipe

Bronze Room

Spanish Immersion ProgramErika Galen
Lauren Destefano

Silver Room

Ajala Sathienvantanee
Ashley Walker

Gold Room

Angela Pada
Sandra Chaudhary / Paul Kelly

Music Teachers

James Wallace/Kathy Ruppel/Zach Pine

Art Director

Lorraine Valdiva

Support Staff

Andrea Trejo
Lauren Speakman
Cindy Ma
Julie Truong
Cindy Ma
Sally Proctor
Chanel Petrasek/Jocelyn Gutierrez