Meet Our Instructors

Here’s what truly makes Olympia Prep the best:  our instructors!  The bios below show the reason Olympia Prep students get such incredible results.

Anika Rasheed : Instructor

Anika Rasheed
Instructor
ACT Score: 35

Contact Anika Rasheed About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Anika is currently a sophomore at the University of Kansas. She is torn between history and biology and hasn't yet declared a major but is pre-med. She is a member of Delta Delta Delta Sorority, Phi Delta Epsilon Medical Fraternity, Medlife KU and volunteers at the KU Natural History Museum. She is also a member of the University Honors Program. In high school, Anika participated in theatre productions. She was also a member of the National Junior Classical League and National Honor Society. Anika graduated as a National Merit Scholar. Some fun facts about her are that she has been to all 50 states and was born in Australia. Anika likes to spend her free time binge-watching crime procedurals on Netflix, rereading all seven Harry Potter books, reading in general, writing, and cuddling with her cat.

Drake Laughlin : Instructor

Drake Laughlin
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Drake Laughlin About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Drake is currently a junior at the University of Kansas majoring in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology with a minor in Applied Macroeconomics and a pre-medicine focus. He is from Overland Park, KS, and graduated from Blue Valley West High School. In college, Drake is a member of the Phi Delta Epsilon Pre-Medical Fraternity, Pre-Med Society, and the Neufeld Lab in KU’s Department of Molecular Biosciences. In his free time, Drake enjoys listening to music, watching sports, and lifting weights. This past summer, Drake volunteered with Project Homecoming in New Orleans to help rebuild homes/communities damaged by Hurricane Katrina. He also volunteers at Overland Park Regional Medical Center and the Jaydoc Free Clinic. Drake is excited to help kids conquer the ACT!

Jenna Melvin : Instructor

Jenna Melvin
Instructor
ACT Score: 32

Contact Jenna Melvin About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Jenna graduated from Columbine High School in Littleton, CO in 2016 and is now attending the University of Kansas. She is currently studying architecture with a minor in interior design. Jenna is on the club softball team and is also an involved member in her sorority. In her free time she loves to go on hikes or go skiing. She always looks forward to anything outdoors that can turn into an adventure. She likes to tutor because she likes helping kids achieve their goal ACT score.

Lisa Zhu : Instructor

Lisa Zhu
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Lisa Zhu About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Lisa Zhu graduated from Manhattan High School in 2015 with a 4.58 GPA. She is currently in the University of Kansas Honor Program, studying electrical engineering with a minor in business. During her time at the University of Kansas, Lisa has served as the vice president of Self and Oswald Hall council, junior social chair of Theta Tau: a professional engineering fraternity, volunteer for Boys and Girls Club youth, and active member of her sorority. Lisa enjoys tutoring because she wants to ensure that each student can reach their full potential. In her free time, Lisa enjoys drawing and exploring the outdoors!

Yang Song : Instructor

Yang Song
Instructor
ACT Score: 32

Contact Yang Song About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Yang is currently a sophomore at the University of Kansas studying Pharmacy with a Business minor. She is a member of the University Honors Program, as well as a member of Kappa Alpha Theta, a social fraternity, and Delta Epsilon Mu, a pre-heath professional fraternity. She has worked for Kumon, a tutoring center for kids K-12, and for the KU Athletics department in their tutoring department. When she is not busy helping students at Olympia Prep raise their ACT scores, she enjoys going on spontaneous road trips and eating pizza.

Matthew Carman : Instructor

Matthew Carman
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Matthew Carman About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Matthew is a sophomore at the University of Oklahoma as a double major in Spanish and Biology. He has hopes of going into ecological or evolutionary research after he graduates. At college his is heavily involved in the Union Programming Board and is a Resident Advisor in the Adams Residence Hall. He has worked in a Plant Biology laboratory on Oklahoma grassland ecology research, and plans on researching again in the spring semester. When he is not busy helping students at Olympia Prep beat the ACT, applying for scholarships and colleges, or raising high-school GPA’s, Matthew like to hike, knit, and spend time studying foreign languages.

Oliver Luckett : Instructor

Oliver Luckett
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Oliver Luckett About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Oliver is a current student at OU. While studying Linguistics, Oliveralso has joined the National Society of Collegiate Scholars and been a Small Group Leader for Camp Crimson. Oliver graduated from Westmoore High School, where he was a member of the academic team, served for more than 50 hours in NHS, and graduated in the top 8% of his class. When he is not busy helping students at Olympia Prep beat the ACT, apply for scholarships and colleges, or raise high-school GPAs, Oliver likes to draw and relax.

Taylor J : Instructor

Taylor J
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

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Taylor is currently a junior at OU with a double major in Letters and English and a minor in Spanish. She is originally from Bettendorf, Iowa where she graduated from Pleasant Valley High School. Taylor loves to travel, camp, and spend time with her dog. On campus, Taylor is involved with OU’s Speech and Debate team and the Green Week Executive Committee, and she is a member of the Honors College. After graduation, she hopes to pursue a graduate degree in English and remain in academia. Taylor can’t wait to help you achieve your target score on the ACT!

Jordan Weaver : Instructor

Jordan Weaver
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Jordan Weaver About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Born in Las Vegas and raised in Davis, Oklahoma, Jordan graduated from Davis High School in 2012 as valedictorian. He attends the University of Oklahoma, where he is studying Adult and Higher Education in preparation for working at a university in the near future. When he is not tutoring for Olympia Prep, Jordan works for the OU Union Programming Board, where he mentors student-leaders to help them create and execute programs impacting the student experience. Jordan is a first generation college student as is excited for the chance to help others achieve their goals and aspirations.   His strengths are finding creative and diverse ways to look at problems & creating a positive and encouraging atmosphere.

Julian Thomason : Instructor

Julian Thomason
Instructor
ACT Score: 35

Contact Julian Thomason About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Julian is currently a sophomore student at Oklahoma State University where she is majoring in Elementary Education and minoring in Spanish. She is a member of Kappa Delta sorority, the Talent Director for the Student Union Activities Board at OSU and is a member of the Honors College. She participated in orchestra, theatre and was a yearbook editor at Casady School before graduating Summa Cum Laude in the Spring of 2016. In her free time, Julian enjoys writing music, watching Netflix, and volunteering at both the Stillwater and OKC Humane Societies.

Michael Balangue : Instructor

Michael Balangue
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Michael Balangue About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Michael is a student at the University of Oklahoma studying chemical engineering with a focus on biotechnology. Michael was selected as an Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education Academic Scholar due to his ACT performance and currently serves as the Internal Vice President for the OU Chapter of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers. Michael graduated from Booker T. Washington High School in Tulsa, OK where he served as student council treasurer and participated in the International Baccalaureate program. When he is not busy helping students at Olympia Prep beat the ACT, Michael enjoys going to concerts, keeping up with the latest in art and fashion, and experiencing new cultures through traveling.

Rylie Turrentine : Head of Instruction and Instructor

Rylie Turrentine
Head of Instruction and Instructor
ACT Score: 36

Contact Rylie Turrentine About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

After graduating at the top of her class at Flower Mound High School in 2014, Rylie Turrentine is now studying Chemical Engineering and Spanish at the University of Oklahoma in Norman. She recently enjoyed the wonderful opportunity of spending a semester abroad in Arezzo, Italy, through the Engineering program at OU, amplifying her love of foreign cultures and historic engineering feats. Rylie tutored throughout high school and now into her college career, and she has always had a passion for assisting others to achieve their greatest goals. Outside of the classroom, Rylie plays piano and volleyball and actually thoroughly enjoys long walks on the beach.
 

Samuel Oyeleye : Instructor

Samuel Oyeleye
Instructor
ACT Score: 35

Contact Samuel Oyeleye About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Samuel is a senior Petroleum Engineering student at the University of Oklahoma. During Sam’s first year he was invited to join the National Society of Collegiate Scholars and the honor fraternity Alpha Lambda Delta. During Sam’s collegiate career he has made the Dean’s list, participated in undergraduate research, tutored numerous subjects, and competed for OU on the Speech and Debate team. Samuel’s hobbies include building PC, reading murder mysteries, learning to code, playing chess, and weight lifting. Samuel’s passion is imparting his knowledge to anyone willing to learn. He understand the pressure students are under and believes he can help any student unlock their potential and achieve academic excellence!

Josh VanAuken : Instructor

Josh VanAuken
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Josh VanAuken About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Josh VanAuken graduated from Shawnee Mission Northwest in 2014. Josh has a select few hobbies that boil down to cars and movies, ideally in conjunction. He considers himself to be the odd one out among his siblings since the three of them haven't even reached middle school yet (ages 9,10,11), but loves it nonetheless! Josh is currently a sophomore at KU pursuing a math major and is a TA in math courses. Hopefully all the math pays off some day when Josh makes it in the automotive industry.

Yen Yen : Instructor

Yen Yen
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Yen Yen About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Yen-Yen is currently attending the University of Kansas. He is a biology  major  wishing to pursue a career in forensic science. He graduated Shawnee Mission Northwest high school with a 4.11 GPA where he was an honor roll student and AP Honor scholar.  He has volunteered for over a thousand hours at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. In his free time, he enjoys experimenting with food and doing martial arts.

Brian Meyer : Instructor

Brian Meyer
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Brian Meyer About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Brian is a sophomore student at the University of Oklahoma. He is a Chemical-Engineering Pre-med major, and is pursuing a medical career. He grew up in Northern Wisconsin, played on a State-Championship soccer team, graduated number one in his class in 2014, and was awarded Math and English student of the year. Brian was an AP Scholar, a member of the National Honor Society, as well as a National Merit Scholar, and participated in NASA research. Always up for anything, Brian currently works as a resident advisor and a Dean’s Leadership Council engineering mentor, helping students succeed every day. He is very enthusiastic about collaborating with students to build test-taking confidence and speed. When he has free time, Brian enjoys cooking, snowboarding, and ballroom dancing.

Justin R : Instructor

Justin R
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Justin R About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Justin is a graduate of Oklahoma State University where he was a Computer Engineering major. He now works as a software engineer for YouVersion, the largest bible phone application in the world! He graduated as number one of his class at Piedmont High School, was valedictorian, and an AP Scholar, as well as both math and science student of the year in his senior year. He was one of the top 100 seniors in Oklahoma. In the past couple of years, Justin has served in the youth worship ministry, served on a mission trip in Mexico, and led a small group of young men, all at Crossings Community Church. Throughout high school and and his first year of college, Justin has tutored other students in many different subjects ranging from English to Calculus II and is ready to tutor a new group of students specifically to beat the ACT! In his off time, Justin loves to spend time with his close friends, play basketball, and watch the Thunder destroy helpless teams!

Aisley Schulz : Instructor

Aisley Schulz
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Aisley Schulz About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Aisley is currently a student at the University of Oklahoma studying Biology Pre-Medicine (Boomer!). She plans to eventually go to medical school and specialize in dermatology, so that she can correct complexions for people everywhere. When not hanging out in the laboratory, Aisley likes to take exercise classes at the gym and cruise Pinterest. Aisley graduated from Enid High School as Salutatorian in 2014 and is a National Merit Scholar. She currently works for the OU Information Technology Store on campus, in addition to being president of Kappa Phi and participating in reading groups and the German Club. Fun fact: Aisley got married this summer, and is excited to move to San Antonio with her husband and their cat Rugby after she graduates in December.

Shelby Meyer : Instructor

Shelby Meyer
Instructor
ACT Score: 36

Contact Shelby Meyer About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Shelby graduated from Francis Howell High School outside St. Louis, Missouri in 2014, then it was down to Oklahoma to become a Sooner. As a member of the Pre-Medical Women's Society and Medical Ethics group, Shelby hopes to become a doctor one day, but not before she studies abroad for a second time in Spain. When she is not studying, Shelby likes to play tennis, cook, and go to the movies. 

Aaron Alonso : Instructor

Aaron Alonso
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Aaron Alonso About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Born and raised in Tulsa, OK, Aaron graduated from Bishop Kelley High School in 2013. He is currently studying math education in order to become a high school teacher. During his time at OU, Aaron has worked as a freelance math tutor for his peers and at Kumon Math and Reading as a tutor. He has also helped run the St. Thomas More campus ministry program at OU.  He currently holds a position in the LA Dodgers' player development department where he teaches Spanish to their Latin-born minor league players and helps them get acclimated to life in America. A former all-state cross country runner, Aaron also volunteers to coach a middle school team in Norman. When he is not finding new ways to explain math and working, Aaron enjoys lifting weights, reading books about philosophy, hanging out with his friends, and cheering on the Sooners/Cubs/Thunder.

Josie Simmons : Instructor

Josie Simmons
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Josie Simmons About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Forever a proud Viking, Josie graduated from Lamar High School in Arlington, Texas in 2012 at the top of her class. Now a senior studying Psychology and Pre-medicine at the University of Oklahoma, she is currently applying to medical school to pursue her dreams of becoming a doctor. A volunteer of the Boys and Girls Club, she has always enjoyed mentoring others and helping them reach their full potential. When she's not lost under piles of homework, she loves watching crime dramas and crafting.

Carly Cole : Instructor

Carly Cole
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Carly Cole About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Carly graduated in the top 10% of her class from Olathe East High School in 2015. At Olathe East she was on the honor roll all four years and was involved in National Honors Society, Spanish National Honors Society and debate. She also participated in two main stage theater productions in her time at East. One of the highlights of high school for her was being a member of Dance Team. She also had the opportunity to be captain of the varsity team. Outside of school she spent most of her time studying ballet and other styles of dance. Now, she is excited to be a freshman at the University of Kansas working towards a degree in International Studies.

Trevor Watts : Instructor

Trevor Watts
Instructor
ACT Score: 36

Contact Trevor Watts About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Born and raised in Lawton, Oklahoma, Trevor graduated from Lawton High School in 2013. He attends the University of Oklahoma, where he is studying Political Science in preparation for Law School. When he is not tutoring for Olympia Prep, Trevor chairs a committee in OU's Student Congress, where he focuses on helping students with academic issues. He is also a student leader in InterVarsity Christian Fellowship at OU, which has given him the opportunity to work with many service projects, such as Habitat for Humanity and Operation: Christmas Child. Trevor truly enjoys tutoring for the ACT, and hopes to see each student improve beyond his or her wildest expectations!

Lauren Gomez : Instructor

Lauren Gomez
Instructor
ACT Score: 32

Contact Lauren Gomez About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Lauren graduated from Legend High School in Parker CO, and now attends college at the University of Kansas. She is studying Applied Behavioral Science with the long term goal of earning a Master's degree in Occupational Therapy, where she wants to work with children with autism. At KU, Lauren is involved in her sorority, the University Honors Program, and serves on the coordinator board for the KU chapter of Camp Kesem. In her free time, she loves to snowboard and spend time doing things outdoors and with friends. She also loves to travel, and is looking forward to spending next semester studying abroad in Florence, Italy!

Vikas R : Instructor

Vikas R
Instructor
ACT Score: 36

Contact Vikas R About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Vikas is a sophomore studying Chemical Engineering and Math at the University of Oklahoma. He graduated valedictorian from Central High School in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Vikas studied abroad in Clermont-Ferrand, France over the summer through an engineering program. In his free time, Vikas likes to play piano and tennis.

Megan Douglah : Instructor

Megan Douglah
Instructor
ACT Score: 32

Contact Megan Douglah About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Forever a proud Timberwolf, Megan graduated from Norman North High School in 2012 at the top of her class. Now a sophomore studying Industrial Engineering and Management at Oklahoma State University, she recently had the amazing opportunity to travel to Honduras with Engineers Without Borders, which only furthered her desire to become an engineer. A mentor at Stillwater Middle School and the Director of Academic Achievement in her sorority, she has always enjoyed helping others learn to love learning. When she's not lost under piles of homework, she loves playing intramural sports! Whether it's 2-ball indoor soccer, inner tube water polo, or table tennis, she's got her game face on, and she's ready to go.

Bilal Rehman : Instructor

Bilal Rehman
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Bilal Rehman About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Bilal graduated from Union High School in Tulsa, OK. He was awarded distinctions such as “Distinguished Graduate” and “Oklahoma Academic Scholar”. Currently a sophomore at The University of Oklahoma, Bilal is a Pre-Med Chemical Biosciences major. He enjoys getting involved in organizations such as the Pre-Med Club, Campus Activities Council, and the Student Graduation and Retention Task Force.

Nick Richert : Instructor

Nick Richert
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Nick Richert About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Nick is currently a student at Oklahoma State University and will graduate with a degree in Fire Protection and Safety Technology in December 2013. After finishing school in Stillwater, Nick plans on attending OSU-OKC to pursue a paramedic degree. His eventual goal is to become a fire fighter in a large metropolitan area, such as Chicago or New York City. When not learning about fire dynamics or emergency management, Nick enjoys participating in a myriad of different intramural sports, such as basketball and flag football. He currently works in the computer lab in the college of education. Nick graduated from Piedmont High School in 2009, where he was a valedictorian and an active member on multiple clubs and sports teams. Nick enjoys helping other students learn the strategies and techniques that allowed him to reach his full test taking potential. When he isn’t busy teaching students how to tackle the ACT, Nick loves to grow in his walk with Christ, play basketball, and Thunder Up!

Nicole Larsen : Instructor

Nicole Larsen
Instructor
ACT Score: 35

Contact Nicole Larsen About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

A graduate of Flower Mound High School, Nicole is now a sophomore studying psychology at the University of Oklahoma with the goal of attending medical school. Her recent trip to study abroad in Tanzania cemented her desire to one day practice medicine overseas in areas with limited medical technology. A member of the leadership team for Intervarsity Christian Fellowship and lover of dancing and all things Jane Austen, she enjoys helping others reach their full potential through tutoring and mentoring younger students.

Madison J : Instructor

Madison J
Instructor
ACT Score: 35

Contact Madison J About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Madison graduated from Flower Mound High School in 2014 at the top of her class and as a National Merit Finalist. She is currently studying Chemical Engineering with and emphasis in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Oklahoma. She plans to graduate a year early and pursue a Master’s degree. She is an Undergraduate Student Congress representative for the College of Engineering, where she is able to promote change that benefits the students she represents. She spent her summer studying abroad in Oxford, England and used that opportunity to travel around other parts of Europe as well. In her limited free time Madison likes to play soccer or binge watch crime TV shows like Criminal Minds.

Christine R : Instructor

Christine R
Instructor
ACT Score: 35

Contact Christine R About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Christine graduated valedictorian from Southwest Christian School in Fort Worth, Texas, in 2014. She is currently a chemical engineering and finance major at the University of Oklahoma. Over the summer, Christine was able to study abroad in China and has a new-found love for the country and culture. Back in Oklahoma she spends her time organizing OU's official day of community service, the Big Event, hanging out and studying with other chemical engineers as part of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, and teaching herself and others how to play guitar.

Ashten Duncan : Instructor

Ashten Duncan
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Ashten Duncan About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

The valedictorian of his high school class, Ashten graduated from Moore High School in 2012. He is now a senior at the University of Oklahoma, where he is pursuing a major in microbiology and minors in chemistry and French. Ashten's future goals are to attend medical school and subsequently become a primary care physician. Apart from the volunteer work that Ashten does on campus and with organizations in the community, he is also a volunteer through the Boren Mentoring Initiative program. A brother of Alpha Phi Omega, a national coed service fraternity, Ashten has served in numerous leadership roles, including his local chapter's Vice President of Service, Blood Drive Coordinator, and National Service Week Chair. In his work abroad, Ashten was involved in a public health internship in Honduras through Global Brigades. While not working on assignments for his classes, Ashten enjoys writing poetry and reading books from the Romantic era.

Brett Heller : Instructor

Brett Heller
Instructor
ACT Score: 32

Contact Brett Heller About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Brett graduated from Flower Mound High School in 2014, and is currently studying Management Information Systems with an emphasis on Data Management at the University of Oklahoma. He hopes to graduate early and get his MBA shortly after. When he's not studying or in class, he likes to watch football and Netflix, play Xbox, and read. Brett enjoys constantly learning and expanding his horizons through travel, books, and meeting new people.

Hayley Severson : Instructor

Hayley Severson
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Hayley Severson About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Hayley is a sophomore at the University of Oklahoma studying Biology and Pre-Medicine with minors in Spanish and Chemistry. She currently has a 4.0 GPA and is hoping to pursue a career primary care medicine and public health following graduation. Currently she is on the Executive Board for Global Medical Brigades Honduras at OU, as well as being part of Pre-Medical Club and Pre-Medical Women’s Society. She also spends time volunteering with Excell Hospice and the Manos Juntas free clinic, as well as tutoring students in math and chemistry. Hayley graduated valedictorian of her Wisconsin high school class in 2013 and was named a National Merit Finalist. She was president of her high school’s National Honor Society and was a three-sport varsity athlete. ACT tutoring and practice were not available at her high school so Hayley understands the importance of these resources. She is passionate about helping students get the score they want! In her free time she enjoys reading and spending time outdoors.

Mikaela Steutermann : Instructor

Mikaela Steutermann
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Mikaela Steutermann About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Mikaela is currently a freshman at the University of Kansas pursuing a Marketing degree with a Psychology minor. She is a member of Kappa Alpha Theta as well as the KU Water Skiing Team. She graduated from Blue Valley Northwest High School in the top 10 percent of her class with a 4.35 GPA. During high school she was a special education tutor and also a member of her school’s varsity swim team. Outside of the classroom, Mikaela loves going to concerts and discovering new music. Rock Chalk!

Omar Alzubbi : Instructor

Omar Alzubbi
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Omar Alzubbi About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Omar has lived in 3 countries in his lifetime and his interests are as varied as his passports. His time at KU have given him a diverse array of experience that includes everything from teaching physics to researching computer​ algorithms. His insatiable curiosity has opened the door to many exciting opportunities for him. In his free time he likes to play music and cook with his friends and family.

Sammy King : Instructor

Sammy King
Instructor
ACT Score: 32

Contact Sammy King About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Sammy is currently a freshman at the University of Kansas and is pursuing a major in Spanish and Supply Chain Management with an International Business concentration. She is a member of the Sigma Kappa sorority and participates in the Global Partner's club. She graduated from Wichita East high school in the top ten percent of her class and was a member of the varsity swimming team. In her free time, Sammy enjoys frequenting local coffee shops, working out, and traveling whenever she gets the chance.

Molly Bollman : Instructor

Molly Bollman
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Molly Bollman About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Molly is currently a freshman at the University of Kansas. She is pre-med with a major in Human Biology and a minor in Spanish. She is a member of the Phi Delta Epsilon pre-med fraternity, the KU Running Club, and Medlife. She graduated from Manhattan High School in 2015 where she was class secretary for 3 years and graduated with a 4.15 GPA. She enjoys dance, yoga, and running.

Matthew Stevens : Instructor

Matthew Stevens
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Matthew Stevens About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: matthew.ws@verizon.net

Matthew graduated from Flower Mound High School in 2014. He attended the University of Oklahoma for one year as a National Merit Scholar majoring in Computer Science. After a change of heart he decided to switch his major to Nursing to better reflect his personal goals of helping and connecting with people on an individual basis. Throughout his high school career he volunteered his time as a teacher’s aide in the Children’s Department at Live Oak Church. In addition to his college studies he is working at an optometrist’s office to gain experience and familiarity with the medical field. In his free time, Matthew enjoys rock climbing, cooking and watching Mavericks basketball.

Kevin Kurian : Instructor

Kevin Kurian
Instructor
ACT Score: 33

Contact Kevin Kurian About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: kevin.kurian@gmail.com

Originally from Oklahoma City, Kevin graduated from Casady School in 2015. He now goes to SMU in Dallas, and is studying Business. He is also tutor for middle school kids in Oklahoma City and volunteers at the Veteran Hospital during the summer. When he is not partaking in these activities, he loves playing tennis, indoor soccer, and he recently learned how to play racquetball. From tutoring, to sports, he is ready to get down to business.

Owen M : Instructor

Owen M
Instructor
ACT Score: 34

Contact Owen M About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

Owen grew up in Wadsworth, OH and graduated from Wadsworth High School in 2014. During high school, he was captain of the tennis team and a National Merit Scholar. He now attends the University of Oklahoma where he studies Mathematics and Economics. At the university, Owen enjoys participating in intramural basketball, tennis, and football as well as frequenting chess tournaments with the OU Chess Club. Outside of school, he likes to read and paint. Owen also has an extensive background in tutoring, and he is enthusiastic about helping students maximize their potential on the ACT.

James LaPorte : Instructor

James LaPorte
Instructor
ACT Score: 32

Contact James LaPorte About Tutoring Availability and Upcoming Classes: ask@olympiaprep.com

James is a senior at the University of Oklahoma, pursuing a B.A. in International Studies with a minor in Arabic and a B.A./M.A. in Economics. He grew up in Oklahoma City, played basketball and soccer in high school, and graduated from Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School as an AP scholar and National Merit Scholar. In addition to his studies, James has spent two years as a campus ministry Intern at St. Thomas More Church. When he isn't studying or tutoring, he enjoys reading, working out, and taking weekend trips to the beach.