Brian Etheridge, Site Director
Scott Sanchez, Assistant Site Director
Parent Board Members: Kristen Grant and Stacey Caravella
Brian Etheridge - Site Director
Brian grew up in Woburn, played lacrosse in high school and graduated from Worcester State University in 2012. He previously worked in the Woburn public schools with students who have special needs and helped coordinate summer camp for several years at the James L. McKeown Boys & Girls Club. He loves playing sports such as golf, basketball, and lacrosse. He also enjoys reading in his free time. He also enjoys rock climbing. Brian has also graduated with his Master's in Secondary Education and is very excited to be the Director at the Bowman Lextended Day Day program.
Scott Sanchez - Assistant Site Director
Scott grew up in Winthrop, MA and currently lives in Easton, MA. He graduated from Salem State College in 2000 with a BS in Sports, Fitness and Leisure. With 21 years in the after school field, Scott enters his second year at Bowman with high hopes. He spent 12 years as the Assistant Program Director for the Wellesley Community Children’s Center before coming to Lextended Day. As a former high school basketball coach and avid sports fan he still enjoys the opportunity to be active as much as possible. His hobbies include animated movie making, music production and spending time with friends. The majority of his time is spent with his wife and three young children.
Nikoleta Hatzis - Kindergarten & 1st Grade Group Coordinator
Nikoleta grew up in Medford, MA. She attended Boston College, where she majored in History. In addition to Lextended Day, she tutor's in math and reading. She can speak Greek, and in her spare time likes to travel, hike, cook, read, and spend time with family and friends. Her plan is to become a middle school teacher one day.
Amy Nowosielski - Kindergarten & 1st Grade Group Leader
Amy grew up in Woburn and lives there still with her fiancé and three young children. She has worked in child care in many roles such as a nanny and class room volunteer. Amy would like to be an elementary teacher one day. Amy also enjoys reading, spending time with her family and traveling.
Lilian Lee - Kindergarten & 1st Grade Group Leader
Lilian grew up in Lexington, MA. She graduated with a BS in Early Childhood Education from Boston University. Lilian has a variety of experiences working with children as an after school teacher, student teacher, teacher’s assistant, camp counselor, and Jumpstart Corps Member. In addition to Lextended Day, she is currently a Kindergarten Assistant at Bowman. In her free time, she enjoys spending time in nature, photography, traveling, and baking delicious treats.
Hannah Zeltner - Kindergarten & 1st Grade Assistant Group Leader
Hannah grew up in Bedford, NH and currently lives in Brighton, MA. She attended Bates College where she majored in English and French. Hannah has worked as a French and English tutor, adventure camp counsellor, and as an English teaching assistant near Aix-en-Provence, France. She is very excited to be joining Lextended Day. In her free time, Hannah enjoys long-distance running, in-line skating, hiking, and meeting new people.
Jaclyn Salamone - 2nd & 3rd Grade Coordinator
Jaclyn grew up in Burlington Mass and has experienced living across the country in CA where she was a Nanny. She has been in the childcare field for 24 years with positions ranging from nanny, preschool teacher to after-school group leader. She is going on her fourth school year here at Lextended! Jaclyn also works as a Real Estate Agent and volunteers for many animal rescue groups. She loves traveling, caring for animals(especially her cat and hedgehog) and spending time with her family and friends.
Molly Housen - 2nd & 3rd Grade Assistant Group Leader
Molly has lived in Lexington her entire life and has been working with kids in many different settings for 10 years. In her free time she likes to walk her dog, spend time outside and spend time writing at Starbucks. Her favorite color is red and favorite animal is a fruit bat. She is hoping for a great year ahead!
Whitney Pierre - 4th & 5th Grade Coordinator
Whitney grew up in Lawrence, MA and is currently studying Human Services at Middlesex Community College in Bedford. Whitney has experience working as an assistant dance teacher at Helene Joy School of Dance in Middleton, MA and as an after-school group volunteer. She works with our 4th, and 5th graders here at Lextended and also teaches our students dance. Whitney enjoys working with children as well as spending time with her family and friends and traveling.
Joe Hastings - 4th & 5th Grade Group Leader
Joe is the newest addition to the Bowman staff. He also works at the Lextended Day Bridge site, and as a substitute teacher.
Brianna Bond - Floating Group Leader
Brianna grew up on Acton. She attended American University where she received a degree in Health Promotion. She continues her studies to become a Health Education Specialist. She enjoys spending time with friends, cooking, cake decorating, and dancing.
Laura - Floating Group Leader
Laura is back for another great year, in a part-time role.