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:
Alexis Pinon, Center Director/Co-Owner
With Mathnasium since 2017
Hobbies & interests: Music, reading, cooking
Where I will be in 5 years: Traveling!
What I love about Mathnasium: It's a great learning environment that helps students develop confidence in math!
Evette Sarokhanian, Education Director
With Mathnasium since 2015
Hobbies & interests: Camping, traveling
Where I will be in 5 years: Teaching still!
What I love about Mathnasium: Allows me to help give kids that "Oh, I get it!" moment.
Mike Medina, Lead Instructor
With Mathnasium since 2018
BA in History from UCLA; AST in Mathematics from LAVC
Hobbies & interests: Drawing, video games, reading about current events
Where I will be in 5 years: Teaching math
What I love about Mathnasium: I love helping kids break old, time consuming math habits and showing them a new and efficient method for solving the same math problem.
Maya Diakoff, Director of Operations/Co- Owner
With Mathnasium since 2014; before starting with Mathnasium, Maya taught at a local high school for 10 years
MS in Chemistry from UCLA; BA in Chemistry from Occidental College
Hobbies & interests: Astronomy, bike riding, roller skating
What I love about Mathnasium: I love helping kids acquire the tools they need in order to become advanced math students.