Office Coordinator (MC CDC)

Lucille Santana

Lucille Santana

Office Coordinator (MC CDC)
Child Development Center
(408) 855-5330
[email protected]
Office Location: CDC

Lucille has served in the Early Childhood Education field for over 30 years, first as a teacher in the classroom for 2–6-year-old children, and in recently years as an administrator at a local private school. She joined the MC Child Development Center Lab in August 2023. She looks forward everyday to providing all-around support to the teachers, staff and administration at the MC CDC. Lucille also teaches as an adjunct faculty at West Valley College’s Child Studies Department as well as a teacher trainer at a South Bay Montessori teacher training center.


Lucille has an M.A. in Child and Adolescent Development, a B.S. in Applied Mathematics, and a Primary Montessori Director Credential.

Fast Facts

Lucille loves driving on the coast along Hwy 1 and spending some time at the beach, even when it is cold. Besides English, Lucille also speaks Ilonggo, a Philippine dialect that has many similar words in Spanish.

Favorite Quote

“The child is both a hope and a promise for mankind.” - Maria Montessori

“Of all things, love is the most potent.” - Maria Montessori