Meet the MKU South Brunswick Team
About MKU South Brunswick Montessori Staff
Our MKU South Brunswick Montessori Staff, provide a nurturing learning environment to Nurture, Inspire and Educate your child.
Trish Huston-Head of School
Trish Huston – Head of School
Education: Graduate of Central Texas College and a West Virginia native.
Experience: Over 25 years of senior leadership experience in early childhood education.
Why children and families love being in my school: I’m very passionate and dedicated to the well-being and educational development of children.
My favorite children’s book: The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carl.
A fun fact about me: I lived in Japan for four years.
Some of my favorite things: I love spending time with my family and pets.
Rohini Senkadhir - Lead Toddler teacher
Rohini Senkadhir – Lead Toddler Teacher
Education: Master of Computer Applications and an AMI Primary 3-6 Certification.
Experience: I have been teaching for over 10 years and love the Montessori method.
Why children love to be in my classroom: I respect the children and truly listen to them, and I think they can feel that from me.
My favorite children’s book: “Library Lion” and “Humpetey Bumpety Thumpity Thump.”
A fun fact about me:
Some of my favorite things: I like vacationing to Rotterdam, Netherlands. I relax by getting a good work out and enjoy drinking coffee and reading.
Svasti - Lead Toddler Teacher
Svasti – Lead Toddler Teacher
Education: Master’s in Communications and AMS Certified
Experience: I have worked with young children as an early childhood teacher for over 6 years.
Why children love to be in my room: The Children love the fact that I ‘am already a mommy! They get the same love and attention from me as they would at home.
My favorite children’s book: “The Hungry Caterpillar” by Eric Carl and “Oh The Places you’ll Go” by Dr. Seuss.
A fun fact about me: I went to dance school but still can’t dance.
Some of my favorite things: I love reading and writing. I enjoy bike riding with my kids.
Dani Dipane - Assistant Toddler Teacher
Dani Dipane – Assistant Toddler Teacher
Education: High School Diploma and early childhood professional development trainings.
Experience: I have worked with young children as an early childhood teacher for over 10 years.
Why children love to be in my room: Because I make them giggle and make learning fun.
My favorite children’s book: “I Will Always Love You.”
A fun fact about me: I have different colored eyes – one blue and one green!
Some of my favorite things: I enjoy taking vacations anywhere there are mountains.
Alexa Baker - Primary Teacher/Kindergarten
Alexa Baker: Primary Teacher/Kindergarten
Education: Xavier University-Early Childhood Montessori and Special Education:
Experience: I have been teaching for over 5 years.
Why children love to be in my classroom: I create an inclusive, safe, and fun-loving environment and build their imagination everyday.
Favorite children’s book: “The Rabbit Listened” by Cori Doerrfeld.
A fun fact about me: I grew up on a farm with cows, pigs, and horses.
Some of my favorite things: I like the beach, boating, coffee, hiking, playing all sports, and family time.
Schedule a tour of our facilities to meet our South Brunswick Montessori school staff and look over our campus. See with your own eyes the combination of the Reggio inspiration and Montessori philosophy reinforces and strengthens the image of the child as a self confident, creative and curious person.