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:
Anshul Kakar, Center Director
Anshul Kakar has a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S) from Government Medical College, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India. She is an ECFMG-certified medical practitioner with professional working experience in hospitals and family/group practice. Anshul has also worked as a Research Assistant at Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago. Anshul is an engaging multilingual communicator and brings a wealth of organizational and personnel management skills with her experience in ICU, ER, and clinical settings. Anshul enjoys gardening, food, and travel. In her spare time she also keeps up with advances in the medical field. Anshul looks forward to making a positive impact in each student's math learning.
Brad Buckman, Center Owner
Brad Buckman received his Bachelor of Science with Distinction in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 1985. Brad was an electrical engineer from 1985 until 1999 at Texas Instruments and Raytheon, supervising other electrical engineers and managing a design team of multiple engineering positions from 1996 to 1999. Brad was a field applications engineer in the sales organization of Altera from 1999 to 2009; this position included training engineers within Altera as well as at Altera's U.S. customers. Throughout his career Brad's contributions were recognized by his superiors and peers with numerous awards. Building on his background as a mentor to engineers, Brad through Mathnasium is enacting his long-held desire for children to receive high-quality education.
Akshaya Trivedi, Center Owner
Akshaya Trivedi received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of California at Irvine in 1993 and his M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 1995. Akshaya tutored undergraduate students for the Tutorial Assistance Program at UC Irvine. He also graded exams and assignments for the Math Department at UC Irvine. Akshaya was an electrical engineer at several multinational corporations and start-ups from 1995 to 2005. Subsequently, Akshaya transitioned from engineering to strategic and technical marketing, responsible for global customers in his market segment. Akshaya is passionate about teaching. His success metric: witnessing the light bulb moment in each and every child at the Center.
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