Learning Resources

TASC Staff

The staff at TASC consists of administrators, faculty volunteers, professional tutors, peer tutors, and receptionists. The staff for the 2014 Fall Semester are listed below.

Administrators

The administrative staff of TASC oversee the operations of TASC and often tutor or offer expert content advice in their field of study to tutors.

  • Jodi Calvert, Director of Learning Initiatives
  • Jon Brammer, Writing Center Coordinator: Writing for all disciplines
  • Matt Burbine, Tutoring Center Academic Associate: Mathematics
  • Brian Kennedy, Math Resource Center Coordinator: Mathematics

 

Faculty Volunteers

Faculty members often volunteer their time to tutor students outside of their normal office hours and commitments to their own students.

  • Todd Barry, Lecturer of English: Writing
  • Michael Carta, Instructor of Chemistry: Chemistry
  • Kent Harding, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering Technology: Accounting, Business, Elec. Engr. Tech., Mathematics
  • Frederick Knowles, Assistant Professor of English: Writing
  • Brian Kennedy, Associate Professor of Mathematics: Mathematics
  • Philip Mayer, Asst. Professor of Economics: Economics, American Gov't, Mathematics

 

Professional Tutors

Professional tutors have already earned their degree (most at the bachelor's level) and are highly qualified in the areas they tutor.

  • Naysha Cruz: Math
  • Finnuala Darby-Hudgens: All Writing
  • Evelyn Gallegos: Math
  • Jaclyn Gervais: All Writing
  • Lauren Harrelson: All Writing
  • Andrew Kaiser: Math
  • Colleen Ladyga: All Wrirting
  • Amy McShane: All Math
  • Michelle Mencer: Math, Biology, Chemistry
  • Mark Mogayzel: All Math, Physics
  • Stephanie Peel: Math
  • Catherine Pereira: Math
  • Jennifer Raymond: Math
  • Donald Richmond: All Writing
  • B. Todd Shirley: Math

 

Peer Tutors

The peer tutors are students who have taken the classes they tutor and were highly successful in them. Most peer tutors are able to tutor in multiple subject areas and writing tutors tutor writing across all disciplines.

  • Cora Abbiati: Math, Biology, Chinese, Computers
  • Amanda Baule: Math, Communications
  • Teresa Bennett: Writing
  • Matt Boughton: Accounting, Business, Economics, Math
  • Arrianna Boyden: Math
  • Erin Christensen: Writing
  • Will Macnamara: CAD
  • Christopher Marcinkewicz: Computers, Math
  • Larisa McGrath: Art, English, History, Math, Spanish
  • Nick Miller: Computers
  • Hassan Qureshi: Math, Economics, Chemistry, History, Sociology
  • Kara Salovitz: Writing
  • Chao Sun: Math
  • James Vasquez: Math, Spanish

 

Receptionists

The receptionists manage the busy reception desk, fielding questions (not always about tutoring), making appointments, maintaining the schedule, and referring students. While the tutors routinely complete close to 4000 appointments per semester, the receptionists often schedule in excess of 5000 appointments per semester.
  • Raven Dillon
  • Catherine Dole
  • Shawn Kutschker
  • David Tarrant