Michael has previously worked with BASEC as an educator at BASEC @ Chenery and took over as site director for Maynard programs BASEC @ Fowler and BASEC @ Green Meadow in 2021. Michael enjoys working with kids to build strong positive relationships. He has previous experience working with youth in AmeriCorps NCCC and Amnesty International USA. Michael holds graduate degrees from Brandeis University’s Heller School of Social Policy and Management, an MBA in Social Impact and an MA in Sustainable International Development. He also earned a BA from the College of William & Mary.
Family Engagement Specialist
Clare joined BASEC in August 2021 as the Family Engagement Specialist for our Maynard programs at Fowler and Green Meadow. She has previously worked in education as an assistant teacher, curriculum and assessment researcher, and policy advocate. Clare is passionate about thoughtful student enrichment that promotes development through a whole-child approach. Clare holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Bachelor’s degree in History from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
BASEC Founder, Andrew Mountford, has spent his career in out-of-school time education and non-profit leadership. He completed his undergraduate studies in politics, economics and law at Brandeis University and his Masters of Education from Lesley University.
Director of Impact
Annie G. is in her fifth year at BASEC. Before coming to BASEC, she taught for 5 years in the Cambridge Public Schools and worked in after school programming for over 10 years. Annie G. also has her M.Ed in Out-of-School Time Program Development and Improvement. Her work passions include science with kids and professional development.
Jeremy has worked for BASEC since 2013. He grew up in Belmont and received a degree in American History from Boston University. He also worked as a Professional Aide in 8th grade classrooms at Chenery during the 2016-2017 school year.
Visual Arts Specialist
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