Who We Are

Leaving your kids with strangers is a terrible thing to do. That's why we believe you should get to know us before getting started. And here's your chance to do just that. Take a look at our bios and see why we're qualified, fun people.

Tim

$65 monthly upfront / $70 pay as you go

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Math (All levels)



Qualifications

I started GameFace Tutoring in 2007 with 23 students after teaching at Sun Valley High School.

Graduated with a 3.87 GPA from West Chester with a degree in secondary education in math.

Scored in the top 15% on the Praxis Test (teaching entrance exam).

Fun Facts

After graduating from PSU in 2001 I played in a band full-time until 2005. We played everywhere from Killington, VT to Key West, FL, and played festivals with bands like Jimmy Eat World, Reel Big Fish, Violent Femmes, and Wilco. I have a collage at GameFace Tutoring to prove it.

In December, 2009, I rejoined the music world by co-lead-singing with The Fuzzy Bunny Slippers. That lasted until August, 2010, when I realized that I can't get home at 5 a.m. and still run a business the next day.

My youngest of 2 children was born on my birthday.



Anne

$55 monthly upfront / $65 pay as you go

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Chemistry, Study Skills



Qualifications

I have a Master's degree in Inorganic Chemistry from UPenn.

I have more than 5 years of teaching experience - for the last two years I was a high school teacher, and before that I taught college students as an adjunct instructor, a TA, and a tutor.

I particularly like working with students in a one-on-one setting.

Fun Facts

I am left-handed, which is even less common in women than it is men (I also have two left-handed sisters).

My favorite TV comedy is Parks & Rec.

I am also a yoga instructor. I like doing one-legged balance poses, and I can do a headstand for two minutes!



Will

$55 monthly upfront / $65 pay as you go

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Physics, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Middle School Math



Qualifications

I have 10 years experience as a math and physics tutor (including here until 2017).

I spent 3 years experience as a physics lab assistant.

I am trained in applied behavior analysis specifically for those on the autistic spectrum.

Fun Facts

I love to play music and am interested in alternative instrument tunings.

I love abstract art, and I paint on occasion.

I am currently back in school to become a physics teacher.



Tyler

$55 monthly upfront / $65 pay as you go

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Physics, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Pre-calc



Qualifications

I have a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Temple University.

I have worked as a math and physics tutor for over 8 years.

I have worked as an engineer for three years working extensively on systems with pressure and thermal considerations.

Fun Facts

My birthday is the on the anniversary of the first moon landing which may explain my affinity for science, mathematics, engineering and discovery.

I am an avid dog lover and often attend dog friendly events such as corgi parades and goat races.

For my high school graduation project I accompanied several dentists down to Guatemala to assist them in providing free dental services to the locals.



Gabby

$45 monthly upfront / $55 pay as you go

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Biology



Qualifications

I graduate from Neumann University in May of 2020 with a degree in Biology.

I tutored Biology at NU for 4 semesters.

I'm part of the Sigma Zeta National Honor's Society at my university; a society that recognizes academic scholarship in the natural and computer sciences and mathematics, as well as part of the College Honor's Program.

Fun Facts

I previously played on two different Division 3 sports teams; Women's Basketball and Golf at my university.

I am one of 5 children in my family.

I applied to Physician Assistant School last spring.



Hannah

$45 monthly upfront / $55 pay as you go

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English, Writing, Reading, Language Arts



Qualifications

I graduated from Penn State in May of 2019 with a degree in English.

I tutored prospective and incoming high schoolers for English for more than 2+ years at Penn State.

I have studied all of the theories out there for Shakespeare, and have memorized most, if not all, of his work (quiz me!).

Fun Facts

My original major in college was musical theatre, which then turned into playwriting.

I know how to play piano, violin, flute, and am teaching myself how to play the glass harp (my grandmother forced me on the normal harp). I do not have perfect pitch but rather I have relevant perfect pitch.

I have come in second place for spelling bees locally, but have never made it beyond.



Kevin

$45 monthly upfront / $55 pay as you go

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Biology



Qualifications

I graduated from Boston University this May (2019) with a degree in Biology (cum laude).

I was a systems physiology teaching assistant for two semesters at BU.

My mom is a high school math teacher so I've been around math pretty much my whole life.

Fun Facts

I absolutely love dogs and just got my first puppy this May.

I did surgery on rats for a high school research project.

I was a volunteer EMT for a few years and I once saved a patient's life by performing CPR.