Alysha joins Study Smart Tutors with a life-long passion for education. After high school, she earned an AA from Ventura College. She graduated with a B.A. in Studio Art with an emphasis in Art History from CSU Channel Islands. After working in the non-profit sector, she wanted to mentor youth and decided to go back to school. She obtained a Single Subject Teaching Credential for English Language Arts from the University of La Verne. She taught ELA and Life Skills to 7th and 8th graders for four years at a Title I middle school in Southern California.