Marilyn Barber ~ Owner/Executive Director
Marilyn Barber has been with Happy Hours for over 35 years. She received her Degree from Columbia College and began teaching at Happy Hours in 1982. Ms. Barber served as Director of Administration at Happy Hours for the past 10 years, managing the day to day operations of the school. She transitioned to ownership in 2019.
Regina Figueroa ~ Lead Teacher/Program Director
Ms. Regina holds a Bachelor's Degree in Youth Development and Early Childhood Education from Rhode Island College. She has seven years of teaching experience and will be team teaching with Ms. Noreen in the 3 and 4 year old classroom. We are excited to have Regina join the Happy Hours staff.
Aimee Parker ~ Teacher
Ms. Aimee received her Associate's Degree in Office Management and her Early Childhood Teaching Certificate from Mass Bay Community College. She began working at Happy Hours in 2014 and teaches the 4 and 5 year old class. Ms. Aimee has a strong commitment to child development and helps children reach their full potential
Noreen Davis ~ Teacher
Ms. Noreen received her Early Childhood Teaching Certificate from Dean College and has been a part of the Happy Hours staff since 2016. She is a Millis resident and has three children that have gone through the Millis school system. The energy she brings to her classroom makes her a perfect fit for the 3 year old class!
Abby Sullivan~ Teacher
Ms. Abby is a 2018 graduate of Millis High School. She began working at Happy Hours as an assistant teacher before becoming a full time student at Mass Bay Community College in their Education Department. In 2019, Abby obtained her Early Childhood teaching certificate and will be teaching with Ms. Aimee this year. Abby is a former Happy Hours student!!
Leila Nunes~ Teacher
Ms. Leila received her Associates Degree in Arts from Bay Path College in 2012 and is working on her Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education! Leila started her career at Happy Hours in 2014 and is committed to providing a well-balanced, supportive and engaging learning environment for the children. Leila is bi-lingual and can be heard teaching her young 3 and 4 year old students songs in Portuguese. Leila will be substitute teaching for us the beginning of the year so that she can be home with her children during this school transition time.