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:
Monica Palmer, Operating Partner
Monica earned a Bacholors of Science in Family Studies from The Ohio State University and a Master of Arts in Reading Education from Florida Gulf Coast University. Monica has the perspective of both a former classroom teacher and a parent. She wants to help students improve their skills and build confidence! Monica enjoys providing parents with support by teaching fundamentals of math in a way that makes sense and by helping students with homework. She also loves the idea of helping kids get ahead and stay ahead. Particularly those who were "bored" in math and need a greater challenge. Monica is grateful to be a part of all of the amazing success stories and is committed to helping all students in our local community improve and grow.
Tom Snyder Jr., Lead Instructor
Tom received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Bates College in Lewiston, Maine with a major in Mathematics. Tom enjoyed a 25 year career as Vice President and Treasurer of United Dominion Industries, a diversified industrial products company headquartered in Charlotte, NC. Tom and his wife Saundra own a glass design business located in Pineville, North Carolina. Designer Glass Mosaics creates custom mosaic and fused glass art works for home and office décor. Their clients are throughout the US and projects been featured on Extreme Makeover Home Edition, HGTV, Southern Living and numerous home décor magazines. Tom has always enjoyed math and teaching and looking forward to working with the kids at Mathnasium. Tom enjoys playing golf, travel and watching sports in his spare time.
Nicole Gollmer, Director of Curriculum
Nicole graduated from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania where she received her Bachelors of Science of Education degree in Secondary Education – Mathematics. She was an honored member of both the Phi Kappa Phi (International Collegiate Honor Society) and Kappa Delta Pi (International Honor Society in Education) fraternities and spent much of her time working in the tutoring center. Nicole used to instruct at the Mathnasium of Andorra (Philadelphia, PA) before moving to Charlotte in 2012 to work at Porter Ridge Middle School as a 7th Grade Math teacher. Her favorite part of working at the Mathnasium is helping students of all ages build a great foundation for learning through playing games and working with manipulatives. When she’s not teaching math, either at school or in the Mathnasium, Nicole can be found working out at her Crossfit Box, watching her favorite teams (Flyers, Eagles, and Phillies) on TV, or at home doing craft projects and solving Sudoku puzzles.
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