Staff Members

Our staff offers decades of experience caring and educating children both in the United States and abroad. On this page, you’ll find brief biographies of our team members as well as their roles within our center. For more information about our staff ratios and certifications, please visit our staff page.

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Gladys Castillo: Founder/Provider

Gladys Castillo: Founder/Provider

Gladys founded My Little Lamb Day Care, now Learn2Blossom, in 1995 and offers more than 20 years of experience offering high-quality child care in Montgomery County. Gladys, along with other staff members, continually participate in professional development programs on topics ranging from early literacy to child health.

Rocio Castillo: Co-Provider

Rocio Castillo: Co-Provider

Rocio Castillo: Co-Provider

As co-provider, Rocio works alongside the care team with the children while also managing Learn2Blossom’s finances and operations. Rocio has more than 14 years of management and business operations experience. Rocio also completed a comprehensive series of courses on child development and child care services that are required by the Maryland State Department of Education’s Office of Child Care. She received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland, University College.

Ana Medina, M.A. and Carlos Garzón, M.A.: Curriculum Advisors

Ana and Carlos are experienced educators and researchers who work closely with the Learn2Blossom team to enhance their programs. Both are graduates of Columbia University’s Teachers College and have taught graduate and doctoral students courses on topics including developmental psychology and the psychology of learning. Carlos offers special experience helping educators teach mathematics and logic to preschool and primary school students.