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:
Crystal White-Edwards, Center Manager
Crystal graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Binghamton University before obtaining her New Jersey Teaching License. After teaching math in public high schools for eight years, she has found her passion at Mathnasium because it blends three of her favorite things: math, teaching, and fun!
Cristian Maiullo, Assistant Center Manager
Cristian is currently attending Ramapo College of New Jersey in pursuit of a Bachelor's degree in Childhood Development with a minor in Mathematics. He has been tutoring since the age of 15 through public library programs and freelance tutoring. Cristian has been able to create a fun atmosphere for parents and students that encourages learning on a wide variety of topics. Cristian has taught math up to precalculus level to students of various ages and skill levels. Through his experience, Cristian has developed the ability to pinpoint the areas of disconnect a student has with comprehension and mastery, and from there mentor them to success.
Amy Bennis, Area Manager
Amy earned her Mathematics Education degree at the University of Central Florida while teaching at Mathnasium. She has mastered advanced courses such as Trigonometry, Calculus 1,2,3, Statistics and Differential Equations. Amy has always known that she wanted to be an educator but more so after tutoring her niece, who has a learning disability. Her passion for helping children and math has helped Amy become Area Manager after starting as a part time instructor. She believes that you can't excel in math unless you have a solid foundation and good "Number Sense."
Jodi Joostberns, Director of Education
Lauren Love, Director of Training
Lauren graduated from the University of Central Florida with an Interdisciplinary Studies degree focused on Mathematics Education and Psychology. She has mastered math skills in the areas of College Algebra, Calculus I – Calculus III, Differential Equations, and Statistics I & II. Lauren developed a passion for math education during her first two years of high school, and it continued throughout her college years. She believes that math is meant to be challenging and enjoyable, not frustrating and scary. Since starting at Mathnasium in 2011, she has enjoyed the continued success of her students and inspiring them to love math as much as she does.
Ed Farner, Chief Operating Officer
Ed has been a multi-unit leader for over 15 years and has had the pleasure of working with two Fortune 500 companies during his leadership career. His focus has always been on developing the best team to deliver the most incredible and memorable customer experience. “Love what you do, be the best at it, and success will follow.” He has always had a passion for coaching and teaching others. He has coached his son's and daughter’s little league baseball and softball teams, and has volunteered his time as a coach for the Catholic Youth League basketball, soccer, and football teams. His passion to lead and help others has led him to join the Mathnasium team as the District Manager. Ed is honored to lead a team of Center Managers in helping math make sense for all of our students.
Mo Khalil, Executive Director
Mo graduated from Marist College with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration in 2000. While at Marist, Mo was able to use his math talent to master advanced Calculus, Statistics and Probability courses. With Mathnasium, Mo has found his dream career doing what he loves the most, teaching and math. Mo opened his first center in 2011 and his team operates multiple centers in various states. Mo and his team are proud to be the #1 Mathnasium Franchise team in the United States since 2014. Mo and his wife, Julie, are raising 2 young “mathletes.” Mo is very proud to change children's attitudes towards math and develop “Number Sense.”
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