Geeta has extensive experience working with diverse populations and has a proven track record of delivering instructional leadership and curriculum, enabling children under her care to excel during their primary school years. Geeta’s dedication and commitment to children earned her an Employee of the Year award for excellence in teaching at a previous school.
Geeta has over 25 years of experience in Early Childhood Education and holds an Associates of Arts in Early Childhood from Rancho Santiago College, and a Bachelors of Arts in Education from Maharaja Sayajirao University in India. Geeta also gained additional leadership experience serving as principal of an elementary school in India.
Geeta cherishes spending time with her two teenage daughters. She and her husband, Hemant, are very active within the Indian community on the Eastside. She enjoys reading, time with friends and family, and traveling.
Gail has 20 years of experience in the Early Childhood Education field. Gail’s experience working with children is diverse, from volunteering as a teacher with homeless children to interning as an Elementary School Principal within the Cambridge Public Schools system. She has worked as a Director in both small, sole-proprietorship and large corporate centers. At Cedar Crest Academy, Gail weaves together and implements the positive aspects of each of these endeavors.
Gail has an Associate of Arts in Early Childhood from Los Angeles Valley College; a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Summa Cum Laude,from UCLA; and Master of Education, Principal Certification Strand, from Harvard University.
Gail’s hobbies include tennis, cinema, model ship building, and cooking. Gail and her husband, Pedro, enjoy traveling and spending time with their son, Daniel.