As a tutor with over a thousand hours of experience, I have experience working with a diverse array of learning styles, ages, and disabilities. While everyone has their own learning style and thus approaches must be tailored for each student, I strongly believe in learning through understanding the concepts behind the material, followed by struggling through proper examples. I find that this approach balances both conceptual and practical knowledge, and helps students retain the material effe... [more]

Algebra 1

I have always had a passion for mathematics. I attended the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy in high school and am currently an actuary (heavily uses mathematics for insurance companies). I tutored my way through middle school, high school, and college teaching a wide variety of mathematics and statistics.

Algebra 2

I have always had a passion for mathematics. I attended the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy in high school and am currently an actuary (heavily uses mathematics for insurance companies). I tutored my way through middle school, high school, and college teaching a wide variety of mathematics and statistics.

Calculus

I have always had a passion for mathematics. I attended the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy in high school and am currently an actuary (heavily uses mathematics for insurance companies). I use calculus on a daily basis and have extensive experience tutoring it.

Microsoft Excel

Geometry

Statistics

I have always had a passion for mathematics. I attended the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy in high school and am currently an actuary (heavily uses mathematics for insurance companies). I tutored my way through middle school, high school, and college teaching statistics.

Java

SQL

Probability

ACT Math

I earned a 35 on the ACT Math section while in high school, and I only took the test one time. I have been working with students on ACT, SAT, and general test prep throughout college and post-college.

Elementary Math

Python

I use Python daily to work with big data sets and drive results for management with the resulting insights. I have also spent many years tutoring Python and other programming languages to a wide variety of students.

R

I use R daily to work with big data sets and drive results for management with the resulting insights. I have also spent many years tutoring R and other programming languages to a wide variety of students.

Financial Accounting

Microeconomics

Actuarial Science

I have passed the first seven actuarial examinations on the first try with very high scores in the last two years, and I have been tutoring various students in these examinations since their respective completions. I have worked as a consulting actuary and for an insurance company and have experience in both the P&C and Health insurance industries. I also received a minor in Mathematics and Statistics from Boston University.

Logic

I have taken symbolic logic courses in middle school and received an A average. I have also used logic for computer programming courses in high school and college, also receiving A averages in these classes. I feel confident teaching and explaining symbolic logic concepts such as Modus Ponens, Modus Tollens, etc. as well as teaching the more general logic concepts like building complex arguments and breaking them down to make sense of them.

Visual Basic

I use VBA in my daily job writing macros and code to quickly automate and speed up processes for model that I build and hand off to my colleagues. I first started using VBA at my first job several years ago programming both Word and Excel templates, and since I enjoyed this work so much, I quickly become known as the VBA guru around the office.