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Dawn K. received her BA in Mathematics from Merrimack College. She went on to receive her MS in Mathematics from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell. She started out as a software Engineer and soon discovered she enjoyed training and teaching. She went back to school to receive her secondary education certification in teaching and has been in the classroom since 1994. She has taught at both the college and high school level, currently teaching at Pentucket Regional High School. For New England Tutors, Dawn specializes in Math 7-12, SAT/ACT prep
Gregg received his B.S. in Education- Social Science area major from University of Maine, Farmington. He received his M.S. in Educational Administration from the University of Southern Maine, his Certificate of Advanced Study- Educational Leadership from the University of Maine, Orono and finally his Doctor of Education, Educational Leadership from the University of Maine, Orono. Gregg’s experience covers teaching grades 4-12, Principal for 10 years and then work in residential homes for young boys and girls for over 20 years. Working with at risk youth has been a passion his entire life. Gregg recently completed his Executive Skills Coaching Certification through our signature collaboration with Peg Dawson.
Test Prep Specialist
Brian received his B.A. in mathematics from the University of Cambridge, U.K., his B.A. in English Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Warwick, U.K., his post-graduate certificate in Education from the University of Southampton, U.K. and finally his M.A. in Writing from the University of New Hampshire. Brian is a writing tutor, teacher, lecturer, and Poet. He has been teaching for 11 years in the U.K. and USA. For New England Tutors, Brian specializes in SAT/ACT prep, creative writing, college essay writing, and math through Algebra 2.
Elizabeth received her B.S. in Elementary Education K-8 and Special Education K-8 from the University of Maine. She holds certifications in Maine professional K-8, HQT status, professional K-8 teacher of Disabled Students, and Wilson Reading and Language level 1. Elizabeth has been teaching and tutoring for over 30 years and brings a wealth of knowledge of elementary teaching and special learning situations. Elizabeth recently completed her certification for Executive Skills Coaching through our signature ESC series with Peg Dawson.
Special Education, Home School Specialist ★
Deborah settled in New Hampshire from Vermont where she resided for almost 17 years raising her family and homeschooling 3 of them. She received her B.S. in Physical Education from Plymouth State College. Over the past 30 years she has been a school teacher- grades K-12, Physical Education teacher, coach and instructor at the high school and college level (Lacrosse, Cross-country, Soccer, Softball, Field Hockey, Basketball), and a Math and Reading tutor.
In her spare time, she has enjoyed teaching Sunday school, being a youth group leader, workshop creator, and presenter. Deb is happiest when she is working with vibrant and motivated young students.
“The kids felt very comfortable with Deb. She is a pro at making them see the overall picture, finding positive attributes within themselves, setting goals and organizing themselves. We all look forward to working with her and feel the benefits of her support already. “
Math Specialist, SAT/ACT ★
Don received his B.A. in Communications from the University of Massachusetts, and his B.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern in Boston. He comes to New England Tutors after a 35 year career as an engineer in the defense and aerospace industry. Don taught many technical courses to young engineers during his career. His focus is math and science (Physics and Chemistry) with a special talent for SAT/ACT prep. As a New Hampshire resident, he enjoys skiing, kayaking, and hiking.
“Michael just received his scores for the May SAT test: 790 math, 700 verbal (including a 7/8 on the essay). We were particularly thrilled with the growth in math score from Michael’s PSATs (680) to SATs (790), and appreciative that Don was flexible in his approach. He was able to focus on the questions with which Michael had the most difficulty on the PSATs and practice tests and provide him with strategies for solving similar problems. The results were terrific. Regards,” Laurie, West Newbury, MA
Sue received her B.A in Psychology from Clemson University with a minor in Business Administration. She went on to receive her M.Ed. with an emphasis on Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Phoenix. Sue has been tutoring, teaching and coaching students with special needs since 1985. Her passion is working in small groups or individually with specialized and customized instruction for each individual. She has worked with grades K-12 both with academic support and executive skills building.
David received his B.S. in Psychology with a minor in English from Springfield college. He went onto receive his M.Ed. in Education from the University of Phoenix. David has been a counselor and Wilderness Program Director, mental health care worker, and English and Humanities teacher for 16 years; recently teaching English at Bishop Brady High School. David holds his teaching licenses in both NH and MA and was nominated for NH Teacher of the Year 2017.
Tammy received her B.A. in Dance as well as Psychology from the University of New York, College at New Paltz, NY. She went on to receive her M.Ed. in School Administration and Supervision from the University of New Hampshire, Durham campus. Tammy has been tutoring and teaching since 1991 which has included positions of Special Education Para Professional, Special Education Case Manager and Academic Coordinator and Case Manager DD. She is well versed in the special education process and the demands of these unique students. She is a passionate educator and is invested in the positive outcomes of all her students.
Martha received her B.A. in Education from Universidad ad Femenina del Sagrado Corazon in Lima, Peru. She is currently finishing her master’s work through the University of Alabama. She has been teaching and tutoring Spanish since 1992 and in the US since 2002. She currently teaches Spanish and AP Spanish grades 9-12 at a private academy. Martha has a unique energy for teaching her native language and has found success with all levels and styles of learners.
Akilah received her B.S. in Wildlife Management/Ecology and Music Education from the University of New Hampshire. She has been teaching and tutoring since 2006 working with a diverse group of students’ grades 5th -12th. Her experience includes working with individuals with social/emotional disabilities and those with ASD. Akilah’s specialty with New England Tutors is science and math through Algebra 2-middle and high school content, SAT prep. She is a certified Executive Skills Coach through our signature program designed and in collaboration with Peg Dawson. Akilah is an avid outdoors person enjoying hiking, climbing and cycling throughout NH. Akilah will reach out to you this week to introduce herself and confirm the first session.
Jennifer received her B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Syracuse University. She went on to receive her B.S. in Zoology from the University of New Hampshire and her M.S. in Integrative & Organismal Biological Sciences from UNH as well. Jennifer has held various positions including for the Department of State: Foreign Affairs, Teacher, Tutor and Naturalist. She brings a diversity of experience and exposure with students K- adult. Her specialties with NET are all levels of math up through calculus, biology, marine biology and general studies.
Nicholas received his B.S. in Physics and concurrently a B.A in German from the University of New Hampshire. Nichols has been assistant teaching and tutoring since 2016. He cofounded a math club at UNH and is passionate about all things math and science. For NET, Nicholas specializes in all math through College level differential Equations, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
Patricia received here B.A in Elementary Education with a minor in Music Education from Bloomsberg University. She went on to receive her M.Ed. in Special Education from Bloomsberg as well. She later received her M.S. Ed. In Creative Arts in the Curriculum from Lesley University. Patti has been tutoring and teaching since 1998 primarily K-5 but has also substitute taught K-12. She has experience working with Wilson, Orton-Gillingham, Keys to Literacy and DIBELS. Patti is a passionate teacher and advocate for all her young learners.
Alana received her B.S. in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of New Hampshire. She went on to receive her M. Ed in Elementary Education from UNH as well. Alana has been teaching and tutoring grades K-5th students since 2018 and is currently a 5th-grade teacher at Maple Wood Elementary in Somersworth. Alana is a passionate educator who enjoys her one on one time to nurture the individual spirit. She has additional professional development in Zones of Regulation, Choose Love, and Bridges Math programs.
Charles received his B.A. in Adventure and Wilderness Leadership from Johnson State college. He went on to receive his M.A in Elementary Education from the University of Phoenix. He has been tutoring and teaching since 2009 grades K-12 general subject supports. He has Directed YMCA counselor trainings for teenagers and was a behavioral specialist for 4 years in the Seattle, WA school system. Charles has seen profound success with a diversity of students needs and abilities. Charles is a passionate advocate for students with alternative learning styles. For NET Charles specializes in general academic support K-12, study skills and behavior modification.
Susan received her B.A. in Computer Science with a minor in Mathematics from the University of Louisiana Lafayette. She has been tutoring and teaching since 2015 all levels of math K-College. Her expertise being algebra -Calculus. She has experience with homeschooling students K-10 in all areas of math as well as French. Susan has experience working with a diverse group of learning challenges including ADD/ADHD, Dyslexia, Dysphasia, Anxiety and Depression. She embraces the individual learner and each unique style.
Rachel received her B.S. in Sociology from the University of New Hampshire. She went on to receive her certification in TEFL, teaching English as a second language, and is currently starting her M. Ed work at the University of New Hampshire. Rachel has been teaching and tutoring since 2016 with Seacoast Reads, Helen Doron School in Italy and Zebra English International. She has been a mentor and Camp Counselor and enjoys seeing her young students excel. Rachel’s specialties with NET are ESL, Spanish, Elementary LA and math.
Abbey M. received her BS in Public Health from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell with a minor in Psychology. Abbey has worked with student grades K-11 both in academic tutoring as well as through her Soccer coaching. Abbey began as a pre-med student, so her love and knowledge of science is high. For New England Tutors, Abbey specializes in math and science K-12.
English, SAT/ACT prep
Beth studied abroad at the National University of Ireland for English and Irish cultural studies. She received her B.S. in International Business with a minor in Collegiate Seminar/English from Saint Mary’s College of California then went on to get her M.S. in Teaching English from the University of New Hampshire. She has taught English, Science and Math at the Middle School level and College Prep and Honors English at the High School level for over 10 years.
She holds her teaching license in Massachusetts and New Hampshire and resides over the border in Berwick, ME. She specializes in college essay writing as well as ACT and SAT prep.
K-8 Math, Special Education
James received his B.S. in Mathematics Education Middle School 5-8 from Plymouth State University. He has been teaching and tutoring since 2013 and is currently a title 1 math tutor for grades 6-8 in the Pelham School District. He has coached boys basketball and girls and boys soccer as well as run several after-school programs. James is an avid snowboarder and skateboarder.
Roman received his B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He went onto receive his M.S. in Statistics from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell. Roman has been teaching and tutoring since 2010 grades 8-college. He has been tutoring SAT prep since 2013. Roman currently works for an educational company creating formulas and math problems for tests but his love is working one on one with his students. His specialty with New England Tutors is High School math and SAT/ACT prep.
Christian received his B.A. in Mathematics/ Statistics from The University of Vermont-Burlington. He went on to receive his Alt 4 Mathematics certification to teach at the high school level. Christian had a non-traditional path to teaching. Starting out as an entrepreneur seeing a need and Co-founding The Alternative Roadmap (an independent tutoring program enhancing the classroom experience). He has been tutoring and teaching since 2015 and currently teaches high school math at a public high school in Maine.
“Christian is such a great match for Martin. I feel like they have developed a great relationship that has made their sessions even more successful. My goal has always been for Martin to understand the concepts, not earn an A. As they have worked together I’ve watched my son change the way he looks at his time with Christian. He looks forward to his time with him, because he has faith that Christian will help him. ” Deedra, Dover NH
Sean received his B.A. in Political Science from Middlebury College and then went on to receive his M.A. in Political Science from Boston College. He finished with his Ph.D. in Politics at the University of Dallas. Sean has been teaching and tutoring since 2013 starting at the college level and then currently at the high school level. Sean has extensive experience tutoring to SAT/ACT, LSAT, SSAT, GRE TOEFL, 3 languages (Italian, Latin, French), all levels of LA, composition, history, economics, and math through Geometry. Sean most enjoys working one on one with students to bring out their best.
Lily received her BA in Environmental Studies with a minor in Astronomy from Connecticut College. She has been a tutor and mentor for youth and young adults for over 5 years. Her background includes Crew Leader for F.R.E.S.H (farm community project for youth), Program Leader for AmeriCorps-New Orleans, Program Coordinator and teacher for Lawrence Boys and Girls Club. Lily also heads up our homework club at the Austin17 House. She is a passionate tutor who loves to connect students to experiential learning pathways. For NET she specializes in all levels of math and science.
“B. will be back to school full time next week, fingers crossed, so this will be your last meeting with him. I have to tell you both Tim and I (Nana too) have been thoroughly impressed with all that you have done to help keep B. on track during this unusual time. He is really going to miss meeting with you and I think that is a real testament to your ability to connect and make learning fun. B. is a great student but given the remote learning schedule this year we had a lot of concerns about him missing out on important material/ lessons that could effect him academically throughout the years to come but we feel confident you have bridged that gap! Thank you so much for everything, you are an amazing teacher!” –Jen, Northwood NH
Jennifer D. received her B.A. in Political Science with a minor in Philosophy from New England College. She went onto receive her M.Ed. in Special Education (K-12) with a Specific Learning Disability certification from Franklin Peirce University. Jennifer has been teaching and tutoring since 2012 working with a diverse group of students and their needs and abilities. For NET, Jennifer specializes in 2-8 grades. Jennifer is a passionate educator who enjoys one to one relationship where she feels she can make the biggest difference in her students’ lives.
Mark L. received his B.S. Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology from the University of New Hampshire. He went on to complete his M.Ed. in Secondary Education at UNH. Mark has been teaching and tutoring since 2000. He spent a year in Seoul, South Korea teaching English. Mark is also an avid hockey player and has coached hockey ad Lacrosse since 2000 as well. For NET Mark specializes in math through Pre- Calculus and all levels of Science.
Sandra M. received her B.S. in Recreation from Montclair State University. She went on to receive her M.Ed. in Special Education from Salem State College. She has additional certifications in Behavioral Interventions in Autism from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, and Reading Specialist from Granite State College. She is Orton-Gillingham Certified. Sandy has been teaching and tutoring in the Nashua, Milton, Barnstead and Kingston school districts for the past 10 years. Sandra has been a reading/writing specialist with NET since 2015.
Justin Y. received his A.S. in Accounting from Hesser University, B.A. in Philosophy from the University of New Hampshire and then his M.Ed. from Southern New Hampshire University. Justin has been teaching, tutoring and coaching students of all abilities since 2014. His passion for working with the underserved has led him to work as relief staff for the Dover Children Home. Justin specializes in grades 5-12 math and English/LA.
Cynthia received her B A. in English from Potsdam College and her M.Ed. from Johnson State College. She has been teaching and tutoring English, ESL, Writing and SAT prep since 1998. She has worked in both private and public schools and brings a wealth of experience with a diverse student body. For NET, Cynthia specializes in SAT/ACT prep, College Essay writing, and AP literature.
Kerry received her B.S. in Art History from Molloy College then went on to receive her M.A. in teaching from SUNY Old Westbury. She has her teaching certificates for Biology, Life Sciences, Middle School Sciences, and High School General Sciences. She has been teaching and tutoring since 2012. For NET, Kerry specializes in all science middle school and high school and general subject support.
Abbey received her BS in Public Health from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell with a minor in Psychology. Abbey has worked with student grades K-11 both in academic tutoring as well as through her Soccer coaching. Abbey began as a pre-med student, so her love and knowledge of science is high. With NET, Abbey specializes in math (algebra 1- Pre-calculus) and science.
Ed received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from City College of the University of New York. He was awarded his PRAXIS credentials for PPST-Writing, PPST-Reading, PPST-Mathematics and Middle School Mathematics. He has been tutoring and teaching students of all ages since 2003. His specialty with NET is all math through Calculus, Physics, Biology, SSAT/SAT/ACT prep and Executive Skills Coach.
Samuel received his B.A. in English from Oklahoma State University. He is currently finishing his Master’s degree in English at the University of New Hampshire with the goal of becoming a teacher. Sam has been student teaching and tutoring since 2018. Sam believes “everybody deserves a proper education and an eager and excited educator who believes in what they study”. As a new resident to New Hampshire, Sam is still exploring and enjoying all that the Seacoast has to offer.
Jamie received her B.A. in English from the University of Oregon. She went on to receive her M.F.A. in Creative Non-Fiction from Pennsylvania State University. Jamie has a diverse working/teaching background which spans Coast to Coast including Penn State, Rutgers, UNH, University of Buffalo NY, US Forest Service Oregon and Utah, Public High School and most recently SUNY Buffalo. Jamie has been tutoring English/LA, SSAT/SAT prep and coaching with NET since 2015. She mentored and trained under Peg Dawson, Smart but Scattered, to become New England Tutors Executive Skills Coach Trainer.
Kate received her B.A. in English with a minor in Spanish from Hamilton College. She has been tutoring and teaching since 2011 working with high school and adult students in reading, writing, college essay, SAT prep, and general Language Arts. For NET, Kate specializes in English/Language Arts, SAT prep, and is currently finishing her training as an Executive Skills Coach. In her free time, Kate enjoys studying astrology and playing Dungeons & Dragons. She loves the outdoors – hiking/camping and worked at an overnight YMCA camp for 13 years. She still enjoys the casual pickup game of basketball and softball.
Poppy received her B.A. in English from Ohio Wesleyan University and went on to receive her J.D. from Michael Moritz College of Law. Poppy has been tutoring and teaching since 2001 all grade levels in public and private schools. She has worked with a diverse group of students mainstream and special needs. Poppy specializes in English Composition, K-12 general subject support, and test prep including SAT/ACT, SSAT, PRAXIS, ASVAB.