Mary Jane Berkeley
After School Center Associate Teacher
Mary Jane graduated from Brown University and earned a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from Bank Street College.
She worked at NEST+M, a gifted-and-talented public school on the Lower East Side for five years, teaching fourth and second grades. Before that, she worked as an assistant teacher for three years at the Ethical Culture School. Mary Jane is a career changer who previously spent fourteen years working for a range of international non-profit and philanthropic organizations.
Mary Jane lives on the Upper West Side and enjoys cooking and traveling with her husband Bill and daughter Carmen. She is thrilled to be joining the after school program, after spending a year working as a substitute teacher, gaining an appreciation and admiration for all the hard work that goes on at MMS.