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Pooja has a Masters in Mental Health Counseling from NYU and has interned at a mental health clinic in NYC.
She has worked with diversified age groups and developed an interest in working with children. She has worked with commercial day care centers and was running a home play school until last week.
Her husband Gaurav is a tax professional and works with a financial institution in Exchange Place, Jersey City.
They are parents to a beautiful two-year-old son, Jai.
Isalia is a loving and nurturing mom to her 7 and 4 year old children, Joaquin and Isa. She is a rock star aunt and friend to her many nieces, nephews and Girl Scouts troop. She is inspired by children and awed by the experience of Childhood. Isalia has dedicated much of her life to cultivating children by creating fun and enriching programs and crafting teachable moments that enhance a child’s growth.
Isalia holds a Bachelors in both Children and Youth Studies and Psychology from Brooklyn College. She also has SAC and Yoga teaching certifications + CPR and First Aid. Isalia has over 15 years experience developing children’s programming.
She has overseen educational community based organization programs within New York City schools, leaving NYC’s third largest after-school provider New York Junior Tennis and Learning, before joining the UJP team. Isalia is also a proud troop leader to coolest and smartest cohort of Daisies, Brownies and Juniors!