Child Care Assistant

Tapanga is a child care assistant for the infant/toddler program. She has also worked as the kitchen assistant at the center. She has been at the center since September 2019.

Past employment

Tapanga has worked at Dunkin Donuts and at Wolfe's Tavern.


Tapanga graduated from Newport (NH) High School. She is studying early childhood education at Granite State College.

On working at the Center

"I've only been here coming up on a month but I love the people here. Working in the kitchen, I can watch the kids and enjoy all the healthy food we make for them."


Tapanga and her husband are soon celebrating their one year wedding anniversary. Together they love running and playing with their goats, dog named Harvey, and cat named Abby.