Kara Thompson is the Head Teacher in all of our programs. She is an experienced ECE professional with an outstanding academic C.V. Most recently she was a teacher at the prestigious Crescent Park Child Development Center in Palo Alto. The proud mother of three, she and her husband Steve live in Pacifica.
Tom Whiting taught for eight years at various nursery schools in the Bay Area before founding Los Niños with his lifelong friend Judy O’leary. At San Francisco State he earned an E.C.E./Elementary Credential and did his graduate work in Early Childhood Education. He was a master teacher at DeAnza College with his mentor Doreen Croft, where he also did teacher training research. Tom lives in El Granada. His daughters, Hilla and Sophia, work and live in San Francisco. His son, Jesse, lives in Texas with his wife, Jen, and their son, Craig.
20 Kelly Ave, Half Moon Bay, CA (650) 726-6264