Mr. Madera joined the Westwood faculty in 2016 after graduating from Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a major in material science and engineering. He completed a teaching program through Wellesley College and worked with students in Cambridge. Mr. Madera coaches track and field for Westwood High School and is the advisor for several clubs.
In Mr. Madera's words, "I love teamwork and problem-solving. I think a key part of the science experience is working with a team in order to work through complex situations."