Brianna Brown

Brianna Brown graduated from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA. She received her Bachelor’s of Fine Arts in Illustration in May of 2018. Brianna is currently the art teacher for The Connection AfterSchool Program and also works at Color Me Mine here in Summit. Read More …

Agata Chrobot

Ever since she was a child, Agata has been fascinated by the natural world. Growing up, her family frequently went hiking and camping throughout New Jersey. Now she spends most of her time tending to her vegetable garden, cooking, traveling, and hanging out with her dog, Kenya. Read More …

Maria Taute

Maria Taute is a Mathematics major at Montclair State University. She is also getting certified in K-6 Elementary Education and Middle School Math. At The Connection this summer, Maria will be a SummerFun Counselor in the morning and a STEM Coordinator in the afternoon! Read More …

Shelby Effron

Shelby has been teaching dance for four years, at The Connection. Her areas of expertise include ballet, jazz, hip-hop, lyrical, contemporary and modern dance. She also has been teaching gymnastics classes for two years and has worked as a camp counselor in the gymnastics camp during the summers of 2016 and 2017. Shelby attended Montclair State University and graduated with her BFA degree in dance. Read More …

Robert Nucci

Coach Rob Nucci is currently a Health and Physical Education teacher and has a passion for teaching and learning.  He has taught for the past 21 years and has coached a successful wrestling program, leading his team to many championships.  He was the 2012 Star Ledger Wrestling State Coach of the Year and was also awarded the 2018 Governors Educator of the Year award in his school district.  Read More …