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Our Team

Imagine having a near-peer mentor who knows you better than your teachers, knows the material you’re learning better than anyone, and holds you accountable to your best self. That’s who we strive to be for every student at Streamline. School can feel competitive and stressful, but working 1-on-1 transforms learning into an open personal challenge.

Ian Siegel

Chief Executive Officer

“Working with me isn’t for everyone. I will change who you are as a student, as a person. I will see your potential and won’t stop pushing until you’ve reached it.”

College & Major

Vanderbilt University – English and Spanish Literature

Fun Fact

Tutored over 11,000 hours over the past decade

Specializations

SAT/ACT, academic coaching, math up through precalc, all humanities classes, college guidance, career and life coaching

To Sum It Up

Intuitive, sarcastic, and motivational.

Elena Talbott

Elena Talbott

Chief Client Officer

“If you want something done right, trust me to do it!”

College & Major

Vanderbilt University – Economics, Women’s & Gender Studies

Fun Fact

Elena has run two marathons!

Specializations

Connecting every student with their perfect tutor!

To Sum It Up

Diligent, assertive, empathetic

Wesley Chan

Chief Finance Officer

“I guarantee that what you will get out of test prep is what you put in. Just hold up your end of the bargain.”

College & Major

Vanderbilt University  – Economics & Math

Specializations

SAT & ACT

Fun Fact

Staunch believer in new keystone habits and continuous destruction of comfort 

To Sum It Up

Direct, engaging, and of course sarcastic

Jack Schneider

Jack Schneider

Chief Marketing Officer

“Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world” -Mandela

College & Major

Bates College  – Music Composition, Film & Media Studies

Specializations

SAT/ACT, AP Music Theory, Alg I and II, Precalc, essay help, academic coaching

Fun Fact

5 perfect scores, largest ACT improvement of +12 points

To Sum It Up

Team-driven, passionate, dynamic

Jack Schneider

Stacy McConnell

Operations and HR Administrative Assistant

“If you want to change the world, start off by making your bed” – General William H. McRaven

College & Major

Northeastern University – Finance and Accounting

Specializations

Operations, Management, Communication, Leadership

Fun Fact

Played women’s tackle football for the Boston Renegades

To Sum It Up

Dedicated, Hard working, Organized

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Kartik Sarda

Education Consultant / Digital Marketer

“Streetsmarts and strategies will set you apart – both in life and in test-taking!”

College & Major

Iowa State University – Physics / Math

Specializations

SAT, ACT, Physics (AP and high school), Math (all levels), Calculus (all levels), Algebra (all levels)

Fun Fact

Author of The Unconventional Winner – Spectre’s Rise. Highest improvement of 10.5 on ACT and 290 on SAT!

To Sum It Up

He’ll be real with you. No sugarcoating. Results-oriented strategist.

Thom Stanton

Senior Content Creator & Assistant Director of Curriculum

When al-Khwarizmi (origin of the word algorithm) invented al-Jabr (algebra) in 825 AD, he didn’t have the benefit of notation; he wrote out all his algebra using words, not letters. So if you hate word problems, al-Khwarizmi is to blame!

College & Major

Kenyon College – Mathematics

Specializations

SAT, ACT, general math (Algebra through Calculus), SAT subject tests and AP tests (Math and history)

Fun Fact

Proud tutor of two 280-point improvements and one 350-point improvement on the SAT

To Sum It Up

Thoughtful and friendly

Layla Reaves

Marketing Content Manager

“Exams are your opportunity to show how much you’ve learned and how hard you’ve worked.

College & Major

Howard University – English

Specializations

SAT, ACT, English, Algebra I, Middle School Math

Fun Fact

Working on a novel. Her graphing calculator is 13 years old. She lived in Europe for 8 months.

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To Sum It Up

Creative, dedicated, prepared, engaging, and tenacious.

April Crandall

Super Tutor

“The best recipe for success is preparation and opportunity.”

College & Major

University of Central Missouri: B. Ed. – Secondary Mathematics
Northwest Missouri State University: Masters in Mathematics

Specializations

SAT/ACT, Math (all levels)

Fun Fact

April loves to play Tetris

To Sum It Up

Curious, friendly, dedicated

Sebastian Durfee

Super Tutor

“You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.

College & Major

Johns Hopkins University – BA in Writing Seminars, Film and Media Studies

Specializations

SAT/ACT, Writing and Language

Fun Fact

Sebastian grew up in Vermont but has never liked the snow.

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To Sum It Up

Creative, empathetic, resourceful, entertaining

Jack Murphy

Super Tutor

“No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.

College & Major

Kenyon College Gambier – B.A. in Physics with a concentration in Scientific Computing

Specializations

SAT/ACT, Physics, Computer Science

Fun Fact

Likes to build computers

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To Sum It Up

Friendly, Devoted, and Resourceful

Greg Chaimson

Super Tutor

“Hard work always pays off!” 

College & Major

Bucknell University – B.A. in Music

University of Miami – M.M.

Specializations

SAT/ACT, Math (all levels)

Fun Fact

Greg loves to play basketball in his spare time, and studied abroad in Vienna, Austria

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To Sum It Up

Hardworking, Creative, and Knowledgeable

Michael Foster

Michael Foster

Test Prep Specialist

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

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Raymond Perez

Raymond Perez

Test Prep Specialist

Molly Brambil

Molly Brambil

Test Prep Specialist

Joanna Bi

Joanna Bi

Test Prep Specialist

Sebastian Tamayo

Sebastian Tamayo

Test Prep Specialist

Yovel Lender

Yovel Lender

Test Prep Specialist

Aran Chang

Aran Chang

Test Prep Specialist

Rishy Peela

Rishy Peela

Test Prep Specialist

Alina Pannone

Alina Pannone

Test Prep Specialist

Peter Weiss

Peter Weiss

Test Prep Specialist

Rima Shah

Rima Shah

Test Prep Specialist

Johns Hopkins University

J.P. Grasser

J.P. Grasser

Writing Specialist

Johns Hopkins University