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:
Mo Riad, Owner/Center Director
Mo Riad is the owner and Center Director of Mathnasium of Creve Coeur. He has a 20 year career in institutional investment management in Washington DC, New York, and St Louis, focusing on quantitative finance. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Wake Forest University and a Master's in Business Administration (MBA) from the Olin School of Business at Washington University in St. Louis.
As a father of two children who attend schools in Creve Coeur, Mo wanted to have a place that his kids felt that they could excel with their math skills. In order to fulfill this dream, Mo decided to open a Mathnasium so not only his children could benefit, but also the center could serve the rest of the community. Mo's favorite number is 10 because there are 10 fingers total on our hands. He also enjoys to barbeque during his free time.
Larry Martinek, Creator of the Mathnasium Method
Mr. Stuart Klamen received his Bachelor's degree in Pure Mathematics from Hebrew University. He has taught math in the classroom from elementary school through high school. His favorite number is 32, which was also his high school basketball jersey number. He enjoys cooking and is known for cooking for a lot of people.
Assistant Center Director
Ms. Renee Fredman has over 15 years of experience in public education and nearly 20 years of experience in marketing research. She completed her Missouri teaching certification in mathematics in 2017 and expects to finish her graduate degree in middle school math education in 2019. Her undergraduate degree is in business administration. Renee’s favorite number is 18 because it is the average of her two sons’ birthdays.
Mr. Tyler Wiederhold is pursuing his degree in Engineering. He is particularly interested how Engineering and Cybersecurity intersect and hopes to have a career in that field one day. Tyler's favorite number is 4,294,967,296 which is 232 . He enjoys punds and fencing.
Mr. John Moritz received his undergraduate and graduates degrees in Engineering Management from Missouri Science and Technology University. After a lengthy business career, he earned his mathematics teaching certificate from the American Board in 2018. John is excited to be part of the Mathnasium team, and is committed to providing the best instruction possible to its dedicated students.
Ms. Melissa Lopresti recieved her B.A. in both Mathematics and in Intelligence Studies. Her favorite number is 2 since it is the only even prime and number. She is an RPCV (Returned Peace Corps Volunteer) from Lesotho. Her weekends are spent geocaching, playing volleyball, and travelling.
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