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:
Mathnasium of New Orleans, Center Director
Larry Martinek, Creator of the Mathnasium Method
Hannah Hilgeman, Instructor
Hannah is a senior at Tulane University of New Orleans.
Jennifer Chiang, Instructor
Jennifer is a graduate of Loyola University & Thomas Jefferson High School. Jennifer recieved a degree in Studio Fine Arts with a minor in Computer Science. Her greatest aspiration is to program a video game. Math has been a love of hers since she was a child and has enabled her to apply her problem solving skills in very creative ways.
Favorite quote: "If you treat people right, they will treat you right... 90% of the time."
Favorite superhero: Dr. Strange
Larisa Klimas, Instructor
Larisa is a Sophomore at Delgado Community College majoring in Math
Rey Arcenas, Instructor
Rey is a Senior at Tulane University and
Joci Robinson, Instructor
Joci is a Freshman at Xavier University of New Orleans Majoring in Pharmacy. She began working for Mathnasium as a Senior in High School near Atlanta Georgia where she is from.
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Je'Men Daniels, Instructor
Je'Men is from Destrehan and a student at Delgado Community College where his focus is Math and Music.
Catherine Vogel, Instructor
Catherine is a student and has been tutoring for 10 years in Math, Biology and Chemistry.
Hayden Outlaw, Instructor
Hayden is a Freshman at Tulane University majoring in Math and Data Analysis. He is an Eagle Scout from Lafayette, Colorado
Daniel began his career as a high school math teacher in North Carolina with Teach for America. After several years, he moved to a private Christian high school in Chicago where he also served as the High School Basketball coach for the past four years. Daniel has a passion for helping students develop a love of learning and a love of problem solving. Daniel's hobbies include basketball, ultimate frisbee, cooking, video games, and traveling. Daniel's greatest aspiration is to make the world a better place for all, and to love on people whereever he goes. Daniel and his wife Lauren live in Mid City.
Mariza Francis, Instructor
Mariza is a graduate of Benjamin Franklin High School. She is now a current student at Tulane University and a member of Phi Delta Epsilon - a medical professional fraternity on campus. Mariza aspires to become a physician scientist who does reserach on the diseases of her patients. She loves her Mom's cooking and playing ultimate frisbee. See if you can spot her riding her bike around the city!
Top Levy, Instructor
Tom is now attending his first year at Northwestern University in Chicago. He is a graduate of Jesuit high school and acheived a perfect score on his ACT . His goal is to pursue a degree in finance and enjoy a career in the financial sector.
Favorite math class: Precalculus, not only because of his funny teacher, but also because he was allowed to find the answer on his own, rather than being spoonfed information.
Favorite superhero: spiderman, but his real life hero is his father. He loves brownies and playing tennis.