Paula Rivera joined the St. Mark’s family in November 2020 as an Assistant Teacher in Room 4. She is the oldest of her siblings and grew up helping take care of them. As a result, Paula felt like their momma and big sister. She always loved playing with them, talking with them, and the most important part, taking care of them. In 2018 Paula had the opportunity to work in another childcare center. She knew then that her passion were the children and started taking courses in Child Development. Paula is completing her Associates Degree at City College with an emphasis in Early Childhood Education. She is happy because she knows this is what she wants for her career. Paula is committed to always doing her best and to get better each day.