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:
Kobad Bugwadia, Owner / Center Director
Mathnasium Master Certified
Kobad Bugwadia has a Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering from Rutgers University. While in graduate school he was a Teaching Assistant as well as an Instructor in the Electrical Engineering and Mathematics Departments, and was twice recipient of the "TA of the Year" Award. He has had a distinguished career in the high tech industry for over 11 years at companies including Intel in both Managerial and Technical positions. He was also an Adjunct Faculty member in the Mathematics and Computer Science Department at Santa Clara University. While pursuing his Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Kobad enjoyed providing tutoring and coaching to elementary and secondary school students in his community. He believes Mathematics is an important part of building a strong foundation for problem solving and success in various careers and fields for our future generation. In Mathnasium, he has found a way to realize his passion for teaching and love for Mathematics while helping kids visualize the concepts. Kobad is a proud parent of a high schooler and a college freshman, and being involved in their education has helped him to think from a student's perspective. Making learning fun and exciting without being a burden is something he looks forward to for all his students.
Glynda Myer, Assistant Center Director
Glynda Myer graduated from University of California Santa Cruz, with a degree in Math education. Through this training she spent time in the classroom environment, teaching lessons as well as discussing different teaching strategies with teachers.
Glynda has been working for Mathnasium of Campbell for over 5 years, working with students at all levels. She strives to not only explain how to do a problem, but to teach "why" based on each student's prior knowledge. Through her time here she has seen what a difference we make on every student who we work with.
Alex Reyna, Assistant Center Manager
Alex Reyna has been an instructor at Mathnasium of Campbell-Los Gatos since 2014. Working as an instructor, he dedicates himself to be hard working and engaging with everyone he interacts with. The success of all the students that he works with is very important, and seeing students understanding and enjoying Math is a true honor for him. Coming from an engineering background, Science, Technology, Engineering and Math have always been important to his life. He hopes to see more students pursuing STEM related fields of study.
Fernan Naderzad, Assistant Center Manager
Fernan Naderzad joined the Mathnasium of Campbell-Los Gatos team in 2013 and has a degree from San Jose State University in Design Studies with a minor in Computer Science. Fernan had previously tutored students in other math tutoring programs, however, at Mathnasium she has come to appreciate the Mathnasium teaching strategies used to explain math and help students of all levels succeed.
Fernan's approach to instructing is specific to the student. Understanding him or her guides her to utilize the most appropriate teaching approach. It comes naturally to her to connect with others emotionally and to bring enthusiasm and passion to her work. As a result, almost every one of of her students and their parents have verbally expressed that they enjoy working with her. She enjoys interacting with colleagues and always seeks to improve her knowledge base and skill sets.
|Mon||3 PM - 7:30 PM|
|Tues||3 PM - 7:30 PM|
|Wed||1 PM - 7:30 PM|
|Thurs||3 PM - 7:30 PM|
|Fri||3 PM - 7 PM|
|Sat||10 AM - 2 PM|