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:
Melanie Staus, Director
Melanie graduated from Washington University in St. Louis in 1996 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics/Secondary Education. Melanie graduated with honors and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest and largest academic honor society. She spent ten years in the benefits consulting industry performing actuarial work and overseeing the administration of pension plans for several Fortune 500 companies. Melanie has done extensive math tutoring for all ages and in all subject areas and is thrilled to share her passion for teaching and love of mathematics!
Justin Staus, Director
Justin graduated from the University of Missouri: St. Louis in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics. He has spent over nine years in the banking and employee benefits industry developing and marketing products to Fortune 1000 companies. Justin loves playing soccer and has also coached several youth teams in Missouri and Georgia. Melanie and Justin are the proud parents of a 12 year old boy, Tanner, and 9 year old girl, Avery. They understand the importance of developing "Number Sense" and look forward to bringing the Mathnasium Method to your children.
Karishma Naik, Assistant Center Director
Karishma graduated from Kennesaw State University in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics. She first began her time with Mathnasium as a student, attending while in high school. Karishma returned to Mathnasium of West Roswell as an instructor in 2015, transitioning to lead instructor later that year. Karishma is a big supporter of Atlanta sports team and loves to attend as many games as possible. She loves building relationships with the students and witnessing their growth while at Mathnasium.