Maddie Adler is a General Studies teacher for 1st Grade. Maddie grew up in the Bay Area, moved to Massachusetts to attend college at Tufts University, and spent the next five years teaching 1st and 2nd grade at The Healy School in Somerville, MA. Maddie started working at Brandeis in 2019 after moving back to the West Coast with her husband. In her free time she enjoys baking all kinds of desserts and experimenting in the kitchen (her sourdough starter is named Stavros). Maddie loves to travel, try new restaurants, watercolor paint, and spend time with her family.