Meet The Team
Megara Bell is the director of Partners in Sex Education and has over 20 years of experience in supporting comprehensive sex education, teaching and leadership in the Greater Boston area.
Megara currently supports New England school districts in curriculum development, teacher training, community engagement, policy development and ongoing instructional coaching. Megara is a member of the Healthy Youth Act Coalition and the Massachusetts Menstrual Equity Coalition.
Areas of Expertise:
- LGBTQ+ inclusive education
- Sex Ed for neurodiverse students
- Students with disabilities
- Equity in sex education
- Sexual myths and legends (Sex Ed Mythbusters)
- Legal considerations
- Age of consent
- Sex education policy and legislation
- Supporting district sex education
Kim Comatas has been working and volunteering as a sexuality educator since 2004.
She has taught elementary, middle and high school youth along with 7th – 12th grade through the Unitarian Universalist Association’s comprehensive sexuality program, Our Whole Lives/OWL.
In addition to classroom settings, she has presented “Talking to Your Kids about Sex” and conducts in home “Puberty Parties”.
She continues to present and consult, locally and nationally on topics of youth and sexuality, using fun and humor in the private, public and non-profit sectors.
Her three grown children offer plenty of daily professional development.