Meet Our Tutors

Amanda Fink

Amanda holds degrees with honors in both English and theater and performance studies from the University of Chicago. Since graduating, she has been tutoring all subjects, grades 7 through 12, with…

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Amanda Guillaume

Amanda grew up in Michigan and dreamed of being a Middle School Math Teacher.  She has a bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University and a master’s in Education from National Louis…

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Andrew Cutler

Andrew graduated with honors from the University of Chicago in 2012 with a BA in both English Language & Literature and Theatre & Performance Studies. For the past several years,…

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Ben Cook

Ben earned his BA cum laude in sociology with a minor in French from Northeastern Illinois University in 2013 and completed an MS in infectious disease and immunology research at…

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Brigitte Baker

Brigitte graduated from Augustana College in 2007 and went on to join Teach For America in Denver, CO. After two years teaching middle school English, she moved back to Chicago…

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Cara Ladd

Cara graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is a proud Badger alumna.  After graduation, she moved to Chicago to start her teaching career with Teach for America.  She spent…

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Dia Bennett

Dia holds a BA in African Studies from Howard University, a MA in African American Studies from Georgia State University, and a MA in Teaching Middle School English/Language Arts from…

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Dominique McClean

Dominique McClean graduated from Boston Latin Academy, one of the city’s premier public exam schools. She earned a BA in women’s gender and sexuality studies from The Ohio State University…

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Erin Nakayama

Erin earned her B.S. in economics from Duke University. During that time she also lived abroad in Paris, studying for a semester at the Sorbonne. After graduation, Erin worked as…

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Federico Diago

Federico is a current senior at Purdue University working towards his undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering and a minor in Management. Along with his interest and education in STEM, Federico is also a…

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Gertjan Vriend

Gertjan is from The Netherlands and grew up in a tiny village close to Leiden, the birthplace of Rembrandt van Rijn. From a young age his big passions were soccer…

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Griffin Sharps

Griffin Sharps graduated as a dean’s list student from The University of Chicago with an honors BA in history. He also holds an MFA from Brown University. Griffin has taught…

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