Michael-Pham

Michael Pham

University of California, Los Angeles
University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine
Michael is all about the collegiate experience having graduated from UCLA and finishing his medical studies at USC Keck School of Medicine. From his days as an emergency professional riding in the back of ambulances and responding to gunshot wounds and cardiac arrests, to his times as an American Heart Association Director certifying over 4,000 individuals a year in CPR & First Aid – Michael finds his greatest passion in motivating a new generation of young adults to become college graduates and community leaders. Students enjoy Michael’s contagious energy and deep encouragement in everything a student does; if he does have free time, he enjoys rock climbing, adventuring, and fencing!
Test Prep: SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT, MCAT
AP Exams: AP Biology, AP Chemistry,  AP Calculus
Academic 9-12: Geometry, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I & II, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Physics, Biology, Chemistry

Travys-Uyekawa

Travys Uykewa

University of California, Irvine
As a professionally trained gymnast, Travys has always been driven to strive for the gold through steadfast discipline and focused determination. Whether he is coaching future Olympians or preparing students to master the SATs, Travys inspires his students to be passionate about success. After graduating from UC Irvine, Travys dedicated himself to improving his skills as an academic consultant and tutor. He finds his greatest joy in helping students overcome their challenges, or when he gets to play in his local church’s band!
Test Prep: SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT, MCAT
AP Exams: AP Biology, AP Chemistry,  AP Calculus
Academic 9-12: Geometry, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I & II, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Physics, Biology, Chemistry

Andrew Urteaga

University of California, Riverside, B.S. Biology
Andrew graduated from UCR with his degree in Biology and plans on going to medical school to become a pediatrician. During his undergraduate career, Andrew was a clinical care volunteer at the Riverside Community Hospital, where he spent many hours with the patients. Andrew loves to inspire his students to strive for success. Andrew specializes in all math and science topics. In his free time, he enjoys going to the gym and never forgets to take his soy protein after the workout!
Test Prep: SAT, ACT
AP Exams: AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Calculus
Academic 9-12:Biology, Chemistry, Geometry, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I & II, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Physics

Don Hatori

Don Ku’uipo Hatori

University of California, Los Angeles, B.S. Applied Mathematics
Don graduated from UCLA with a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Mathematics, and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in the same field at CSULB. He plans to become a teacher, a project manager, or work in the industry. After graduating, Don was the 3-year Project Director of PIER (based out of UCLA), an after school program for high school students with the goal of getting them into college. Don is at his best when finding out what motivates students, and getting them to focus that positive energy into the realization of their goals. Don is proficient with a wide range of mathematics up to Calculus and above, as well as standardized tests for high school and graduate school. Outside of work, Don is fond of a multitude of hobbies and interests, which include: professional sports, movies, video games, chess, music, and walking his dog.
Test Prep: SAT, ACT, GRE
AP Exams: Calculus
Academic 9-12: Geometry, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I & II, Pre-Calculus, Calculus

Linh-Nguyen

Linh Nguyen

University of California, Riverside
Linh loves motivating the younger generation to learn new things everyday and to accomplish greatness in life. She graduated with a degree in Biology from the University of California, Riverside. Linh excels in all K-12 science and math subjects. When she’s not tutoring, Linh likes to play tennis, volleyball, and basketball. She is the adventurous type and will someday travel the world.
Test Prep: SAT, ACT
AP Exams: AP Chemistry, AP Biology, AP Calculus
Academic 9-12: Biology, Chemistry, Geometry, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I & II, Pre-Calculus, Calculus

Isabelle Tran

Irvine Valley College
Isabelle currently attends Irvine Valley College and is pursuing a degree in Cognitive Science. She believes that reading comprehension is the key to success—critical thinking allows students to excel in all subjects, especially during their college years. Isabelle loves learning, especially about all the new poke places in the LA and OC area.
AP Exams: AP US History, AP European History
Academic 9-12: US History, European History

Tina Nguyen

Irvine Valley College
Isabelle currently attends Irvine Valley College and is pursuing a degree in Cognitive Science. She believes that reading comprehension is the key to success—critical thinking allows students to excel in all subjects, especially during their college years. Isabelle loves learning, especially about all the new poke places in the LA and OC area.
Academic 9-12: Geometry, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I & II, Pre-Calculus