The Study Smart Tutors Team

The Study Smart Tutors team is comprised of passionate educators dedicated to the communities we serve. Our team is comprised of TRIO and GEAR UP alumni, first-generation professionals, and experts in college access and retention.

Aaron Joseph

Academic Services Manager

Alysha Cordova

Lead Partnership Success Manager

First-Generation Professional

Andy Shmegel

Partnership Success Manager

Angellene Aban

April Rice

Grants Coordinator

FIRST-GENERATION PROFESSIONAL

Ashley Schmerbeck

Educator Success Manager

First-Generation Professional

Ashley Yelavich

Recruiting Coordinator

Ayo Strange

Associate Director of Partnership Development

Benjie Purol

Education Technology Support

Brenda Camarillo

Lead Academic Services Manager

FIRST-GENERATION PROFESSIONAL

Brenna Neri

Administrative Associate

Casey Weld

Associate Director of Partnership Success

Celina Franzine Magallanes

Accounting Administrative Support

Charley Taylor

Partnership Manager

Cherish Joy Tabosares

Partnership Support

Christine Anne Carpio

Lead Partnership Support

Dadrian Allen

Recruiting Coordinator

Daisy Manansala

Partnership Success Manager

First-Generation Professional

Danika Kaye Navarroza

Support Specialist

Dante Nash

Academic Services Manager

Donya Sartor

Partnership Manager

Dr. Hulya Odabas

Vice President of Education

First-Generation Professional

Elise Dunaway

Partnership Manager

Fabiola Tucux

Partnership Manager

First-Generation Professional

Fatima Latif

Recruiting Coordinator

FIRST-GENERATION PROFESSIONAL

Fernanda Arellano

Marketing Coordinator

Francis Lawrence Laus

Education Staffing Support Specialist

Gabrielle Kesterson

Administrative Coordinator

Gregory Edwards

Academic Services Manager

Halle Popok

Recruiting Manager

Hannah Crump

Lead Recruiting Coordinator

Heath Alexander

Sr. Director of Grants and Program Evaluation

TRIO Alumni

Jack Friedman

Founder

Jacqueline Popok

Sr. Director of Human Resources

Jake Paul Quintos

Partnerships Development Representative

James Diaz

Accounting Manager

James Morgan

Hatching Results Partnership Manager

Jan Lauren Ilagan

Human Resources Administrative Onboarding Support

Jelyn Candido

Education Staffing Support Specialist

Jennifer Vasquez

Partnership Success Manager

FIRST-Generation Professional

Joner Cordero

Scheduling Support Specialist

Jordan Vargas

Sr. Director of Education

Judy Ann Jorgio

Accounting Administrative Support

Justin Worlock

Partnership Success Manager

Krissia Flores

Academic Services Manager

Kristian Markus

Associate Director of Educational Technology

First-Generation Professional

Kyle McDaniel

Academic Services Manager

Laura Orozco

Sr. Director of Partnerships

TRIO Alumni

Leslie Hermones

Curriculum and Assessment Support

Lyndsey Gold

Recruiting Coordinator

FIRST-GENERATION PROFESSIONAL

Madison Raaf

Partnership Success Manager

Maria Kreenah Grace Evangelista

Partnership Support

Marlou Tanaya

Human Resources Payroll Specialist

Mecca Milton

Recruiting Coordinator

FIRST-GENERATION PROFESSIONAL

Mizza May Amora

Lead Education Support Specialist

Nieva Pearl Candia

Lead Human Resources Administrative Support

Peter Petroff

Associate Director Of Education

Rebecca Suan

Partnership Success Manager

First-Generation Professional

Regine IbaƱez

Human Resources Administrative Onboarding Support

Ryan Goldsher

Educational Support Associate

Sandra Salinas

Academic Services Manager

FIRST-GENERATION PROFESSIONAL

Shyrel Eumague

Lead Education Support Specialist

Sylvia Stevenson

Partnership Manager

Tugba Adanur

Curriculum and Assessment Manager

Viviana Galvez

Human Resources Generalist

Yayette Marielle Barimbad

Human Resources Payroll Specialist