I am a very highly motivated and experienced tutor with a strong background in providing tutoring services for students with diverse backgrounds at all levels. I am a very warm and clear communicator who is especially skilled at explaining difficult abstract concepts in clear, easy to understand English. In our joint tutoring sessions you will feel at ease in a positive, client-centered learning atmosphere. As a result, your learning and achievement will exceed highest expectations.
I am a PhD candidate at the University of California, Santa Barbara and hold a B.A. and a M.A. from this university (sociology major with a English minor). In my studies I have always held a stellar GPA and was awarded Phi Beta Kappa. I spent my senior year studying in England at the University of Birmingham.
Ive worked as a tutor for 19 years at the college, high school, and elementary levels. I have also worked as a college instructor teaching university courses and as a teaching assistant. I have also worked as a counselor and as a volunteer for many years. I am fluent in Spanish and have been studying and practicing Spanish for most of my life.
My personal interest include reading, volunteering, music, current events, cooking, and long walks.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: University of California-Santa Barbara - Bachelors, Sociology, minor in English
Graduate Degree: University of California-Santa Barbara - Masters, Sociology
Reading, Music, Friends, Current Events, Cooking, Volunteering