NOEL DESMOND is a Teacher in our Bunny & Butterfly classes. She resides in Westborough with her husband Steve and their three girls - Emily, Grace and Julia. She is originally from Connecticut and has lived in a variety of places including upstate New York, Cardiff, Wales and now Massachusetts. Noel earned a B.A. from Colgate University and also holds a Master's Degree in Education from Harvard University. She is Lead Teacher licensed though the EEC. A few of her favorite activities are to bake and decorate cookies, and to travel. Noel has been at MPS for over 12 years.
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Meet Our Staff
At MPS, our program provides children and their families a high quality early childhood experience. Our classes are led by highly qualified and dedicated teaching professionals who, through guidance, patience, and understanding, will motivate, encourage, and inspire your child’s desire to learn.
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Liana Hadi is a Teacher in our Bunny & Butterfly Classes. She lives in Westborough with her husband Budi and their two girls, Michelle and Scarlett. Liana received a Medical Doctor from Trisakti University, Jakarta, and also has her Master's in Music Therapy from Monclair State University. She taught music in Yamaha Music School with young children before working as a piano teacher. Liana loves spending time with her family and having fun with her friends. She is a certified Early Childhood Teacher with the Department of Early Education & Care. She has taught at MPS for over 5 years.
PATTY CARUSO is currently the acting Director at MPS. She has taught and directed at MPS since 2005. She currently resides in Uxbridge, MA with her husband Steve and dog Sunny. Her eldest son Ryan lives in Brooklyn and her youngest son Anthony lives in Newton MA. Patty graduated from Worcester State College and has worked with children for 30+ years. She holds Director II licensure through EEC. She enjoys creating jewelry, running, walking her dog, and spending as much time as possible with her family.
Kim Hardin is an Assistant Teacher in Monkey and Butterfly classes. She lives in Westborough with her husband and four children. Kim grew up in Massachusetts and moved to Los Angeles to attend college where she received her B.A. in Toy/Industrial Design and studied Child Development and Child Psychology. Later Kim worked at Mattel where she designed and developed toys for brands like Polly Pocket and Hot Wheels. Kim then moved to Austin Texas to start her family and took classes in occupational and physical therapy. She moved to Westborough 3 years ago and has been at MPS for 2 years.
TINA GRADY is a Teacher in our Monkey Class. She lives in Hopkinton, MA with her husband and 2 children, Mikayla and Liam. Tina was a Preschool Special Education teacher in Hopkinton and has worked as a Kindergarten teacher also. She earned her M.Ed from Boston College. Tina teaches Musical Theater classes for young children in Hopkinton. She has extensive experience working creatively with young children in all areas of artistic expression, from media art to the performing arts. Mrs. Grady also teaches the MPS Music & Movement Program. Tina has taught at MPS for 9 years.