Meet Our Team

The Management Team

Bianca Michetti (Co-owner)

I’m Bianca Michetti, the Owner and Director of BiaMel educational daycare centers. I am an advocate for the highest quality care in early childhood education. My continuous mission is to provide a safe environment where children experience joy, love and have guidance as they explore and learn.

I have over 25 years of experience in early childhood education and was also recognized in a book called “Who’s Who”, which recognized my efforts in the industry. I have also received several awards that also acknowledged my work in the childcare field. I am also an active member of the CASA board, a court-sanctioned special advocacy group for young children. In addition, I am an active member of the Association of Private Daycares in Quebec.

Despite having three children of my own, I have been operating the BiaMel daycare centers for over 15 years!

Ann Franceschini (Co-owner)

Prior to joining group Biamel, Mrs. Franceschini was an administrator and shareholder of various companies.

Ann is a successful entrepreneur, who particularly distinguished herself in the management and the process of transformations in retirement homes.

With extensive experience in marketing, she participated in the development of several companies who experienced successful growth and in market consolidations.and consolidating market.

Micheline Morin (General Administrative Assistant)

My name is Micheline Morin. I work as an Administrative Assistant for the Biamel Daycares. The Children affectionately call me Grandma. This warms my heart.

Several years ago I had the pleasure of meeting Bianca Michetti, she invited me to be part of her team for the opening of her first Daycare in 2009. My Grand-daughter was the first child registered at the Daycare, and she just left last year to begin Kindergarten.

Since I have a Sercretarial background (for a long time); I take care of all Secretarial duties as well as other tasks dealing with the Administration of the Daycares. I can be reached at 450-465-2900 or by e-mail at [email protected]. It will be my pleasure to answer any questions or to refer you to the person best suited to answer your questions.

I wish to have the privilege to continue working for many more years with these little treasures that bring me great joy when they walk by my office saying Hi and blowing kisses. Looking forward to meeting you soon!

Afrania Medina Mobile Director

Afrania Medina ( Mobile Director /TES )

Dear Parents,

My name is Afrania Medina and I am the new mobile director of Garderies Biamel, fascinated since a very young age by human contact, I discovered my vocation when I joined the world of early childhood.

I have a bachelor’s degree in psychology, a diploma in early childhood education and another in childcare management, in the same way, I speak French, Spanish and English.

My training combined with my 4 years of experience in the industry will allow me to put all my knowledge to your benefit.

Know that it is a pleasure for me to join the Biamel family, and I am at your disposal at any time, you can find me in the office, which is next to Liz’s.

Happy to find you,

To the pleasure,
Afrania Medina

Biamel II / Les Trésors (Brossard)

Elizabeth Gaipo (Director, Les Trésors / Biamel II)

Hi, my name is Elizabeth Gaipo, but everyone calls me Liz. I am the director at Les tresors de BiaMel and Garderie BiaMel II.

I have been working for BiaMel for about 8 years now. I have worked in each of the daycares, and I have learned that it is a great feeling to be able to understand and care for children in each age group.

I have worked as a dance teacher and a basketball coach for Heritage High School Juvenile boys. I played basketball for 14 years and also played for Champlain college AAA. I am a qualified educator as well.

It is my pleasure to be able to take care of your little treasures.

Biamel V (Longueuil)

Annabelle Beauséjour

Annabelle Beauséjour (Director, Biamel V)

Dear Parents,

A brief description of me so that you can get to know me a little better.

First, I started my journey by doing my early childhood education technique, which gave me the bug of early childhood development. During my training, I was a worker on the St-Hubert army base with young people aged 5 to 17. Subsequently, I worked in a private daycare center and several CPEs. My need to know even more about this exciting profession led me to undertake a bachelor’s degree in daycare management, which I completed in 2019. For eight years, I have been part of the beautiful Biamel family and I would be very happy to work alongside you to help your child develop to the best of their abilities.

Annabelle Beauséjour

Susanna Lagos

Susanna Lagos (Assistant Director, Biamel V)

Hi, my name is Susanna Lagos.

In order for you to get to know myself, I am a very organized person. I love doing great activities with your little treasures. I worked in a CPE daycare center before however I found my place in the beautiful big BiaMel family. I have 14 years of experience working with children. I am an educator in the Panda class.

I speak French and Spanish fluently. I am a mother of three wonderful children and have seven grandchildren.

This has brought me to the realization of applying to complete my RAC and to become a qualified educator.

I am also Annabelle’s assistant director.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Sabrina Iafano

Sabrina Iafano (Assistant Director, Biamel V)

Hi, my name is Sabrina Iafano. I graduated from Concordia University in June 2022 in the Human Relations specialization in Family Science program. I have been working at BiaMel V daycare for five years. I am an educator in the Panda class.

Working with young children has made me remember the memories when I was young and had to acquire in school. This experience has also helped me realize what I love doing and what I want to pursue in life. Teaching children how to write, read, understand, and speak are the most important tools we need in our daily lives.

Not only do I love children but also, I’m the person who children come to when they want to play with or just make them smile and laugh. Every single intelligent, brave, and gifted child I get to see every day or week has inspired me and brought me to the realization of applying to complete my RAC and to become a qualified educator.

I am also Annabelle’s assistant director.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Biamel IV (DIX30)

Nadia Ladouceur (Director, Biamel IV)

I am the Director at the Biamel IV daycare center located in Longueuil. I’m in charge of taking care of your little treasures by ensuring their wellbeing and proper development.

From a young age, I knew that I wanted to work with children. To see them blooming and growing is a magic moment that made me want to excel in this line of work. I obtained my certificate in early childhood at CDI College in 2014. This training helped me learn the core skills needed to properly manage and run a high quality educational program.
I began my experience teaching children more than 5 years ago and have had the privilege of seeing them evolve and grow has every year. I always love to see them gain the knowledge and social skills to begin the school on the right note. I’m lucky to have the opportunity to grow within my profession through the Biamel daycares’ family.

As director and qualified educator, my role is to ensure that your child receives a personalized education and care adapted to his/her needs. I am also responsible for fostering a secure and comfortable environment for you, your child, and your family values.

We have prepared an educational program learn by playing, which will be taught your child hanging their route among us. As qualified educator and director of Biamel IV, my role is to assure that this program is applied and that it brings several knowledges has your child and all this makes in a pleasant and dynamic way.

We have put in place an educational program that allows your child to learn while playing games, a modern approach to teaching. That said, my goal is to give a solid educational and social foundation to your child in a fun and dynamic way.

Valerie Carpentier

Valérie Carpentier (Assistant Director, Biamel IV)

Hi parents,

When I was four years old, I said I was going to be a daycare worker. I am 37 years old and have been doing this wonderful job for 19 years. I have worked in daycares in disadvantaged areas with children aged 6-12 years old. I have worked in several daycare centers as a substitute.

I am also lucky enough to be Nadia’s assistant for three years.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Valérie Carpentier

What to Expect

Stay Connected

Our biggest form of communication is through the Class Dojo app that you can easily download on your phone, tablet, or access by computer. The Class Dojo app is a great way to easily communicate with the teacher’s during the day and gives you access to photos and videos of your child throughout their day at daycare.

Multilingual Daycare

The BiaMel Daycares are multilingual with staff members that speak English, French, Spanish, Chinese and more. Express yourself freely with our team and maintain your child’s ability to practice the language they speak at home.

Qualified Educators

BiaMel daycares are proud to employ numerous qualified educators at each location. These educators are not only experienced with childcare but also completed several courses regarding child education and safety.

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