Learning Support Specialist
B.S., Biochemistry with a minor in Math, University of Puget Sound
Monica comes to Eastside Prep as a Learning Support Specialist. She has nine years of experience as a tutor within the greater Seattle area, but she has been working and volunteering as a tutor continuously for the last fifteen years. Monica has worked at other independent schools in the area as a Learning Specialist as well as collaborating with educators and advisors to support students in a one-on-one environment. She loves seeing the moment when something clicks for a student, but especially loves to see students integrating organizational and executive functioning techniques into their own lives. Her degree is in biochemistry and she has a deep passion for making learning accessible to all.
In her free time, Monica enjoys pottery, concerts and traveling. Most recently she went on a tour of six national parks.