Our Staff


Joan WalkeapaaJoan is one of our part-time Group Leaders. She has over ten years of professional afterschool child care service experience in the local Auburndale, Massachusetts community, and has been a valued afterschool educator at WASC since 2002.

Joan graduated from Blessed Sacrament High School in 1965.

Joan's work skills and credentials extend back to her experiences starting in 1977 when she took on a part-time position within Holy Cross Parish located in Easton, Massachusetts as a Confraternity of Christian Doctrine (CCD) Teacher, and soon after transitioned into a full-time role as Program Co-Coordinator.

Joan has over forty years of personal experience raising her two children and grandchildren. This, coupled with her teaching and administrative experience, is a great asset to the program and is reflected by the continuous admiration of the children under her direction at WASC. She is currently Basic First Aid and CPR certified.

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