Instructors

  • Carole Gleeson

  • Co-Founder of The Enrichment Center

Carole Gleeson is a co-founder and director of The Enrichment Center. As a mother of three inquisitive boys, she is always looking for ways to pique their curiosity, which inspired her to start The Enrichment Center @ 2nd Nature Academy. Her goal is to make science accessible and relevant, and to help everyone realize that we are all born scientists and explorers. It is this philosophy that underscores all the classes offered by The Enrichment Center. Carole enjoys working with students as they experiment, question, create, and innovate.

Carole has a B.S. in Biology and Community Health from Tufts University. She continued her studies at Harvard University where she obtained her M.Sc. in epidemiology and immunology. She recently received her M.B.A. from Babson University with a focus on Entrepreneurship. Over the past 20 years, she has worked in the medical device and biotech industries where she held various positions in consulting, R&D, Clinical, Medical, and Commercial groups.

  • David Gleeson

  • Co-Founder of The Enrichment Center

David is a co-founder, STEAM course planner, & instructor at The Enrichment Center. His goal is creating courses that are fun while students also learn a broad range of critical 21st Century skills. His career covers a host of potential coursework: Scientific MFG/PD/R&D, Software Engineering (the human genome project, robotics), Sales (negotiation & debate, project management), and more.

David holds a degree in Biology from the University of MA at Amherst under the mentorship of Distinguished Professor Lynn Margulis, a Masters in Information Technology from Harvard University School of Extension, and a diploma in Brewing Science & Engineering from the American Brewers Guild. David is co-founder of a beverage manufacturer in planning for downtown Nashua.