Staff Spotlight Director: Maridel Perdomo
Maridel Perdomo is the director of Winn Brook Extended Learning. She came to Winn Brook after successfully leading a large, complex program operated by the Boston YMCA and located at the Gardner Pilot Academy in Allston. Prior to that, she was the director of the Pine Village (bilingual) Preschool in Cambridge.
Maridel also worked for several years in a variety of programs operated by Centro Latino, Inc. in Chelsea. A native of Caracas, Venezuela, she has earned the admiration of children, parents and staff in her prior work environments. This is illustrated in the admiration that one former employee shared in describing Maridel.
According to the coworker, Maridel is an “inspirational leader … super organized … and extremely hard working.” She also has an affinity for bringing the community together to support the development and well-being of the children. In her time at Winn Brook Extended Learning, Maridel has been a creative and innovative program leader. Families, staff and the larger school community rave about her wonderful relationship with children, who feel loved, cared for and listened to.