Our specially trained math instructors will teach your child how to understand math in an individual setting; our unique approach enables us to explain concepts really well and lend a helping hand to every student. Our tutors foster a caring, encouraging environment that helps kids thrive and learn! Read below to learn more about our talented team:
Miss Denise, Owner
Denise is the owner of four Mathnasiums in the Raleigh region: Mathnasium of Cary, Mathnasium of Brier Creek, Mathnasium of Wakefield, and Mathnasium of Lead Mine. These award winning centers have been helping students across the greater Raleigh area develop the thinking skills and confidence they need to succeed in their math classes for over 7 years. Denise's passion for improving students' confidence in mathematics is apparent. After spending 20 years at AT&T Bell Labs and Cisco systems, she embarked on a new journey with Mathnasium to fulfill her desire to give back to the community. Under her directorship, each of her four Mathnasium locations have truly become award-winning math learning centers in the area.
Miss Dee, Center Director
Dee graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute with her Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and earned a Master's Degree in Biomedical Engineering with a concentration in Biomechanics from Drexel University. Dee has experience working with higher level mathematics and teaching undergraduate and graduate students in mathematics and her chosen fields of engineering.
Miss Erica, Lead Instructor
Erica graduated from North Carolina State University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Math Education. Upon graduation, Erica spent 5 years teaching high school math in Laurinburg, North Carolina. She has taught many levels of math including Algebra 1, Math 1, Math 2 (honors), Math 3 (honors), Technical Math 1, Technical Math 2, and Discrete Math. While working at Mathnasium, Erica wants to assist students with their math skills in a way that they will understand it better. She hopes to help students become more comfortable and confident in their math courses, as well as develop an appreciation for math. Some of Erica's hobbies include geocaching, disc golf, sporting events, and concerts.
Mr. Alan, Instructor
Alan is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering at North Carolina State University. He has experience tutoring high school peers along with middle school students while a high school student. While working at Mathnasium, Alan aspires to help students appreciate and understand different forms of mathematics and see the need for it in everyday life. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, watching movies, making music, and trying new foods and restaurants.
Mr. Jeremy, Instructor
Jeremy is currently attending North Carolina State University to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a minor in Statistics and Psychology and hopes to graduate in the Spring of 2018. He has had experience tutoring his high school peers through his high school's National Honor's Society program. Having the opportunity to help students understand and appreciate all forms of mathematics is extremely rewarding to Jeremy. Outside of Mathnasium Jeremy is the Social Chair of NC State's student chapter of NCCTM, the team captain of his intramural co-recreational indoor soccer team and is also a member of NC State's GLBTCA.
Mr. David, Instructor
Mr. Alex, Instructor
Alex is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering at NC State University. He has experience tutoring math through volunteering at a local elementary school throughout his high school years and also through the National Honor Society programs. While working at Mathnasium, Alex hopes to bring more young students to a better understanding of mathematics, not only to better their education in school but to also allow them to see math as an integral part of every day life. Outside of work he enjoys working on woodworking projects, experimenting with computer aided manufacturing and design, and playing the cello.
Ms. Emily, Instructor
Emily is currently pursuing her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics at North Carolina State University and previously attended the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics. She has earned recognition in middle and high school math competitions through organizations such as MATHCOUNTS and the American Mathematics Competition. Emily has previously tutored students from middle school math through college maths. She enjoys helping students to gain confidence in their problem solving abilities and hopes to make math more fun for them.