Screen Shot 2016-06-09 at 10.17.20 AM Alex Jiang
Algebra I
Hometown: Houston, TX.
Academics: Rice University; Computer Science major; rising sophomore
Fun Fact:  I LOVE playing Ultimate Frisbee. I started playing in high school, and I play on Rice’s men’s club team (Cloud 9) and I’ll be playing on the Houston men’s club team (Space City) over the summer.
Screen Shot 2016-06-09 at 10.17.24 AM Jason Lepeska
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
Academics: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign majoring in Actuarial Science (switching to Astronomy) minoring in Mathematics
Fun Fact:  I taught myself how to play the drums!
Screen Shot 2016-06-09 at 10.17.30 AM Madison Longwell
Hometown: Corpus Christi, TX
Academics: I’m a rising senior at Louisiana State University. My major is Biological Engineering / Pre-med, with a mathematics minor.
Fun Fact:  I love playing piano, and I’ve played at Carnegie Hall twice!
Screen Shot 2016-06-09 at 10.17.33 AM Agnes Mirando
Algebra I and Algebra II
Hometown: Cleveland, OH
Academics: St. Edwards university. Major: special education. Minor: general education and math
Fun Fact:  It is my dream to one day have a pet pig named Pork-upine.
Screen Shot 2016-06-09 at 10.17.37 AM Jennifer Moran
Pre-Algebra and Algebra I
Hometown: Queens, NY
Academics: Rising Sophomore at Smith College majoring in Mathematics & Education
Fun Fact:  I am a vegetarian that eats no dairy products except for cheese.
Screen Shot 2016-06-09 at 10.17.40 AM Katie Roden
Hometown: North Canton, OH
Academics: The Ohio State University.
Major: Middle Childhood Education with concentrations in math and social studies.
Year: Senior
Fun Fact:  I’ve been playing violin since I was four.
Screen Shot 2016-06-09 at 10.17.42 AM Azalia Sprecher
Hometown: Houston, TX
Academics: I am a rising junior at Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania. I’m a history major but I will be teaching 8th & 9th grade geometry this summer at Breakthrough.
Fun Fact:  I will be studying abroad in India during the Fall 2016 semester!
Screen Shot 2016-06-09 at 10.17.45 AM Naomi Sierra-Gomez
Math TA
Hometown: Houston, TX
Academics: Rising Junior at Carnegie Vanguard High School
Fun Fact:  Iron man is my favorite super hero, and I am absolutely crazy about him. I have a mug, a keychain, 2 shirts, a pillowcase, a plush, a phone case, and a mask. I’m not crazy though, I promise! Go Marvel!
Screen Shot 2016-06-09 at 10.17.49 AM Dash Young-Saver
Algebra I
Hometown: Thousand Oaks, California
Academics: I’m a rising senior at Harvard studying English and Statistics.
Fun Fact:  My hobbies include playing the banjo and absolutely wrecking everyone I play in Mario Kart Double Dash.