171 Pine Street, Auburndale, MA 02466   Tel.  617.965.1518
Mailing Address PO Box 66273, Newton, MA 02466   Tax ID 042734594


BCAP Staff


In accordance with EEC regulation 606 CMR 14.00 BCAP performs a background record check (BRC) on all prospective and current employees. BCAP conducts random BRC throughout an employee's time at the program, conducted no less than every two years. Programming, administration, management, and care of the children during the program hours are the responsibility of the paid professional staff. The BCAP staff have and continue to receive training in behavior management, child development, anti-bullying, and curriculum design. All afterschool teaching personnel are certified in First Aid/CPR.



Liz Kennedy
Program Director
B.A. University of Massachusetts
M.Ed. University of Massachusetts
30 years at BCAP
Tom McLaren
Program/Kindergarten Coordinator, Art Specialist
B.S. Rhode Island College
Elementary Ed. North Adams State
23 years at BCAP
Courtney Guillory
Older Kids Coordinator, Head Teacher
7 years at BCAP
Elisa Ng
Head Teacher
B.F.A. Art Education, Masschusetts College of Art and Design
7 years at BCAP
Roberta Hayes-Bautista
Program Aide
B.A. University of Arizona
10 years at BCAP
Laura Luca
Special Education Consultant
B.A. Potsdam University
M.Ed. Special Education, Lesley University
7 years at BCAP (Previously employed @ BCAP for 5 years)
Tina McCourt
Head Teacher
University of Massachusetts
6 years at BCAP
Ginny Studley
Afterschool Teacher
B.S. Education, Bridgewater State College
M.Ed. Lesley University
4 years at BCAP
Nick Tellos
Afterschool Teacher
Bunker Hill Community College
EMT Training
4 years at BCAP
Josh Sawhill
Afterschool Teacher
B.M. Music Performance and Music Education, UMass Lowell
4 years at BCAP
Nahir Paez
Afterschool Teacher
MassBay Community College
2 year at BCAP
Other part-time staff have defined roles that complement programming.
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