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:
Harshal Lal, Center Manager
Harshal was raised in San Bruno, CA and grew up attending Lomita Park Elementary School, Taylor Middle School and Mills High School. He is currently pursuing a Bachelors in Kinesiology at San Francisco State University and plan to continue my education afterwards. In the past, he has been fortunate enough to spend countless hours spending time with and educating youth. His passion for guiding children has led him to Mathnasium, where he hopes to impact more young children to do their best and excel in school.
Cecilia Fernandes, Center Manager
Cecilia grew up in the Bay Area, and went through the local public elementary, middle, and high schools. Upon graduating from Westmoor High School, she completed her
undergraduate requirements at Skyline College. While attending Skyline College, she
taught mathematics to college students and transferred to University of California, Santa
Cruz to pursue a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science in 2016.
As the Center Manager at Mathnasium, she continues her passion of educating the
youth in addition to being a liaison between parents and students. She enjoys working with children to help them discover their potential and hopes to inspire them. When she is not working, she enjoys the outdoors spending her time hiking, biking, or running.
Angie Yuan, Owner/Managing Director
Angie started her career in Silicon Valley for Internet/Software companies and consulted for multiple startups in marketing, operations and funding strategies. Angie has been an active member in multiple start-up communities and a dedicated volunteer for various professional organizations. Angie holds an MBA degree in Management Information Systems from State University of New York at Albany with full scholarship.
In early 2013, Angie discovered Mathnasium as a brilliant way to realize her passion for education and love for mathematics while helping kids succeed at school. She and the Mathnasium team of Burlingame are committed to helping students grow their interest, skills, and confidence in Math and are very proud to bring the Mathnasium Method to San Mateo County.
A.J. Baylock, Education Consultant
A.J. was raised in Burlingame and educated through the public school system, having attended Washington Elementary, Burlingame Intermediate, and Burlingame High schools. He went on to obtain a BS in Business Administration and minor degree in Hispanic Studies from Pepperdine University in 2013.
While his prime academic forte is English, A.J. has always embraced mathematics as a challenging, yet rewarding academic discipline. Thus, he takes on the role of Center Director as a way to both help local youth to grasp math and to maintain his own mastery of its concepts. A.J. is passionate about education, sports, politics, and geography.