Deepa Simlot

Owner and Director

Deepa is a Montessori Certified Teacher for 3-6 year olds.  She has 3 children, all of whom are Primary Montessori graduates.  While volunteering in her children’s classes she discovered the beauty and power of Montessori philosophy and materials, and decided to make it her career.  She worked in the telecommunications industry as a computer engineer for 15 years before discovering that she would rather be around children than computers.

DARYL BELL

Assistant Director

Daryl holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Education from the College of New Jersey. He has over 25 years of teaching and training experience in the not for profit sector. Most recently, he served as the Lead Educator at a local children’s museum. He also has extensive experience in managing international learning programs for adults and eduating teachers on learning opportunities in the Washington, DC area. Mr. Daryl has been with MCDBG since 2015.