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:
Archi: Center Director & Math Expert
Archi is the Center Director at Mathnasium of Mira Mesa/Scripps Ranch, your local mathematics learning center. She has a B.S in Civil Engineering and a Masters in Environmental Engineering with a Certificate in PMP. Having struggled with math as a child, Archi is enthusiastic about helping every child in her community to truly understand math by teaching it in the way that makes sense to them. Her favorite subjects to teach are Calculus and Statistics. She has taught and tutored children of all ages, and she is committed to bringing the Mathnasium Method to the children in the community. Married with 2 kids, Archi is passionate and caring and she devotes her free time by volunteering in public schools.
Ana graduated from El Camino High School in Oceanside. After high school, she attended Mira Costa Community College and later transferred to California State University of San Marcos (CSUSM) for a B.S. degree in Criminology and Justice Studies with a minor in Sociology. Ana has worked in the education field, specializing in math, for the last 6 years with students of all grade levels and enjoys teaching Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, and Integrated High School Math the most. She worked with a College Prep Program and has a background in SAT / ACT / PSAT prep, College and University Admissions, Financial Aid, and overall college success!
Having struggled with math as a teenager, she has a passion for helping students gain confidence in their educational abilities by making math easier and fun to learn. She believes there is strength in an individualized approach such as the Mathnasium Method and our focus towards helping students and guardians tackle Common Core math. In her free time, she likes to explore local hiking trails and enjoy the San Diego beaches.
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Sudarshan graduated from Scripps Ranch High School in San Diego, California. He is pursuing a B.S degree in Computer Enginerring at San Diego State University (SDSU). Sudarshan enjoys math because of the great satisfaction that comes with finding a solution to a challenging problem. He strives to help students acheive that same satisfaction. Sudarshan's favorite subject is Calculus and his favorite concept is Algebraic Problem Solving for practical applications. In his free time, he enjoys skateboarding, watching movies and spending time with friends and family.
Connor graduated from Scripps Ranch High School in the Mira Mesa and Scripps Ranch area of San Diego. He earned a B.S degree in Economics from the University of California San Diego (UCSD). He has always found math to be fun and has had a strong understanding so he likes helping other students have an understanding in their math. Connor's favorite math subjects to teach are Algebra, Calculus, and Statistics. In his free time, he likes to play soccer, baseball, and hang out with his friends.
Isha graduated from Scripps Ranch High School in San Diego. She is passionate about pursuing a B.S degree in Bioengineering at the University of California San Diego (UCSD). Isha has always found math and problem solving interesting because of its widespread applications, and she hopes to help others find it interesting too. She especially finds joy in working with kids and seeing them understand new concepts and gain confidence in their math abilities. Isha's favorite math subjects to teach are Algebra and Calculus. In her free time, she enjoys drawing, painting, and trying out new food places with her friends.
Christian attended Scripps Ranch High School in the Mira Mesa / Scripps Ranch community. He is passionate about pursuing a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering at the Naval Academy. When other subjects in school would vary depending on the topic or teacher, Christian loved how math was always consistent and logical. With a passion for working with younger children, Christian hopes to introduce a love for math to all kids. His favorite math subjects are Integrated High School math, Trigonometry, and Calculus. In his free time, Christian enjoys playing tennis and leading the JROTC program.
Rey graduated from Westview High School in Poway and is currently pursuing a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of California San Diego (UCSD). He plans on pursuing a career relating to Artificial Intelligence. Math is one of Rey's favorite subjects because there is always a way to explain how to come up with a solution. He loves teaching children because he likes to witness the development of math literacy first hand. Rey's favorite math subject is Calculus. In his free time he likes to go on hikes, play volleyball, and get boba with friends.
Andy graduated from South Medford High School in Medford, Oregon. He has a B.S. in Mathematics with minors in Chemistry and Education. He has worked as a tutor for 6 years and has experience with math concepts from K-12 as well as college material. His favorite math subject to teach is Calculus and he specifically enjoys Combinatorics and Topology. Andy was a student who struggled with math in high school and only excelled at it once he got to college and had to relearn the fundamentals. This gives him a unique perspective when working with students like him, who struggled at learning math. This also enables him to more easily identify when a student is missing information on how to work a problem.
Katie attended Scripps Rach High School in the Mira Mesa / Scripps Ranch area of San Diego County. She is passionate about pursuing a B.S. degree in Biology at the University of California San Diego (UCSD). As a chld who once struggled with math, Katie wants to help others develop the same love for learning she eventually got. She is passionate about working closely with kids to develop a strong foundation in Algebra, her favorite math subject, among other concepts. In her free time, she likes to watch movies, volunteer, and spend time with friends and family.
Evan graduated from Westview High School in Poway, California and is currently pursuing a B.S. degree in Biology from Santa Clara University. Evan always had great teachers who helped foster a deep understanding and passion for mathematics, something he would like to pass on to his students. His favorite math subjects to teach are Calculus and Algebra. In his free time, he enjoys practicing piano, hanging out with friends, and playing chess.
Harley graduated from Sutter Union High School in Sutter, Northern California. He is pursuing a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering at Cal Poly Pomona and hopes to accomplish much in the Aviation Industry. Harley has always viewed math as the language of nature, a tool to be used by anyone anywhere to accomplish great feats. After a few years away from math, Harley rekindled his passion for teaching Mathematics in his community college, and now uses his passion to encourage anyone willing to learn. During his time off Harley enjoys training his dog Theo, playing games with his friends, and learning to cook.
Daryl graduated from Westview High School in Poway, California and is currently pursuing a B.S. degree in Mathematics and Economics at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). Daryl has always been intrigued by math and has had a natural inclination towards it even as a young child. Thanks to his great teachers, math was always his favorite subject and because of the help he has received, he hopes to continue to give this help to other students to hopefully foster the same enthusiasm he obtained when he was younger. Daryl's favorite subject in math is linear algebra. In his spare time, he enjoys playing basketball, hanging out with his friends, playing with his dog, and cooking.
Priya attended Scripps Ranch High School in the Mira Mesa / Scripps Ranch area of San Diego County. She is passionate about obtaining a B.S. degree from UCLA in a major that combines mathematics and sciences. Though Priya has always taken an interest in science, she has found enjoyment in math after taking AP Calculus. Being a student herself, she understands the tribulations of understanding difficult subject material, and looks forward to opportunities to help others work through such struggles in math. In her free time, Priya enjoys advocating for social justice, spending time with friends, and trying new foods!
Jun graduated High School in South Korea and has been studying in the U.S. for the last four years. He attended El Camino Community College in Torrance, CA before transferring to the University of San Diego (UCSD). Jun is pursuing his B.S. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering with a depth in Machine Learning. He is graduating this Spring and will be pursuing a career as a Web Developer or an Engineer of Artifical Intelligence. Jun loves to support students who need help and he likes to think creatively so his personal strengths are Geometry, Algebra, and Calculus. He is passionate about improving his coding and debugging skills, playing soccer, playing with his border collie named Zzangu, and playing games online!
Katelyn is currently attending San Diego State University (SDSU) to gain a B.S. degree in Aerospace Engineering. She loves learning more about math and sharing her passion for the subject with others. Katelyn previously tutored at the Miramar College Math Lab while attending Rancho Bernardo High School in San Diego. Her favorite math topic is Calculus, and she enjoys the challenge that comes with complex math problems. In her free time she likes baking and going to the beach.
Brandon attended Scripps Ranch High School in the Scripps Ranch / Mira Mesa area of San Diego. He is interested in pursuing his B.S. degree in Computer Engineering at the University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA). Being a former student at Mathnasium, he found the mathematical skills he learned to be a great asset in school and daily life and wants to help other students like Mathnasium helped him. Brandon believes math is the basis of many fields of study and is the gateway to exploring topics of interest. He found his Calculus class a fun but challenging experience. During his free time, Brandon likes hanging out with his friends, coding, going to the gym, and eating good food.
Justin graduated from Poway High School in San Diego county. He is currently pursuing his B.A. degree in Physics while also minoring in Mathematics and Spatial Studies. Justin has always enjoyed math classes in school because of its logical nature and the fact that math is a universal language that can be applied anywhere. He is passionate about helping students come to enjoy math since it can often seem like an intimidating subject. In his free time, Justin enjoys hiking, biking, going to the gym, and seeing his friends and family.
Caleb attended Mt. Caramel High School in San Diego, California. He is interested about pursuing his B.S. degree in Computer Science. Caleb is passionate about math because of its applications to real life situations and the satisfaction of solving complicated problems. He also enjoys teaching and is always excited to combine these two passions to help out other students with math. Caleb's favorite math subjects are Calculus and Algebra. In his free time, he enjoys playing tennis, hanging out with friends, and trying new food.
Suzanne attended Westview High School in the Poway Unified School District. She is interested in pursuing a field in medicine, pharmacy, or even pediatrics. Suzanne was a former student here at Mathnasium of Mira Mesa / Scripps Ranch and would love to reciprocate the amazing guidance and assistance she received as a student to others. Her favorite math subjects to engage in are Calculus and Algebra. Outside of the center, Suzanne loves dancing competitively, painting, listening to music, and spending quality time with loved ones.
Simone attended Scripps Ranch High School in the Mira Mesa and Scripps Ranch Community of San Diego. She is interested in obtaining a degree in Business. Simone has always been interested in math as its practical application to our everyday world. As she is a student herself, she understands that math can be difficult at times, but, through the right guidance and practice, it is truly understandable. She is looking forward to the opportunity of helping others overcome any struggle they have in understanding math. In her free time, Simone enjoys spending time with friends, playing with her dog, and hiking!