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:
Ariel B., Center Director
Ariel graduated from Barrett, the Honors College at ASU with a Bachelor's degree in Neurobiology and a minor in Mandarin. Ariel has been with Mathnasium since 2012 and was most recently the Assistant Center Director at Mathnasium of Arcadia (the busiest center in Arizona!). The first time math really made sense was in fifth grade when her teacher taught multiplication using arrays and skittles, and she's been hooked ever since! In her free time, Ariel enjoys fencing, reading, and doing math (no, she's not kidding).
Jessica C., Instructor
Jessica is enrolled at Arizona State University majoring in Secondary Education Mathematics. When not studying or at Mathanasium, she spends her time outdoors going hiking, camping, or four-wheeling. Jessica loves teaching Math and wants to make a difference in students lives the way one of her Math teachers did for her.
Andy S., Instructor
Andy is currently working on his Ph.D. in Physics at Arizona State and has a Bachelors degree in Mathematics plus a Masters in Physics from Oregon State University. When he's not working on his thesis paper on String Theory, he likes to play either the guitar or piano. The ocassional last minute road trip is also something Andy likes to do when he can.
Erika L., Instructor
Erika has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering from UCLA. She likes to crochet/knit and do logic puzzles in her spare time. Her favorite vacation was when she visited Europe and she especially enjoyed her time in Santorini. Her favorite movies are Interstellar, Inception, and Forrest Gump. She enjoys watching them with her cat, Hobbes.
Clifton L., Instructor
Clifton is a recent graduate from Chaparral High School. In his downtime he likes to read, write, and play strategy games. His favorite film is "Fantastic Mr. Fox", which does have a 93% rating on Rotten Tomatoes!
Jonah A., Instructor
Jonah is currently a Junior at Arizona State University studying Computer Science. In his spare time he likes to watch movies, read, play basketball, and hike. Something people might not know about him? He likes country music.
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