Founders and Faculty

Little Gems Montessori founders and faculty collectively bring in together +25 years of their teaching experience and depth of knowledge about Montessori and early childhood education.  They are passionate about Montessori approach and believe that this system of education helps in the development of the child in their formative years.

"To aid life, leaving it free, however, to unfold itself, that is the basic task of the educator.”
∼ Dr. Maria Montessori

Sujatha Alladi 

Director of School / Toddler Lead

  • Masters in Education from Endicott College
  • AMS-MCCC Montessori Early Childhood Credential
  • Montessori Elementary level certification from Institute of Educational Studies, New Zealand
  • 15 years Primary/Kindergarten/Elementary teaching experience
  • 10 years administrative experience
  • Her hobbies include  reading, needle point, cross stitch, gardening and making her own aromatherapy beauty products

Vaishali Chandwani

Primary Lead, Sapphire Classroom

  • BCom University of Rajasthan
  • AMS- MCCC Montessori Early Childhood Credential
  • 3 years assisting and teaching experience at Primary level
  • 5th Year as Lead at LGMA
  • She enjoys working with children and watching their joy as they learn and discover new things. She loves to cook, listen to music and spend time with her two wonderful daughters

Neha Agarwal

Primary Lead, Emerald Classroom

  • Masters in Nutrition from India
  • AMS-MCCC Montessori Early Childhood Credential
  • 2 years of experience assisting at Primary level
  • 4th year as Lead at LGMA

Nicolasa Benitez

Toddler Assistant

Ms Bruni

Toddler Assistant and After Care Teacher