blog author Cara Lonardo-Roy
Cara Lonardo-Roy

Every day I get to see children having incredible experiences--and learning and growing. While to us it may just be a Thursday, to a 6-year old who just figured out that he can paint with mud and a flower or send a ball three stories high or use air to make a ping pong ball float, it is a magical, incredible day.  I also really appreciate watching and helping young staff grow into their responsibilities—so that they can support and enjoy the learning and wonder that is happening on the Museum floors.  I’ve been at the museum since 2008, having joined the staff after studying at UMass Amherst, and pride myself on creating positive visitor experiences.

Recent posts by Cara Lonardo-Roy

two women wearing museum uniforms stand in front of a large green dinosaur statue
June 30, 2015

The Discovery Museums are creative, inventive environments designed to inspire children to explore the world around them through play—and to learn about themselves and build skills in the process. Using their senses and imaginations, children... READ MORE