Education2007 Ph.D., Environmental Science, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
1996 M.S., Chemistry, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
1991 B.A., Chemistry, The College of Wooster
ExperienceGreetings! My name is Fiorella and I have a Ph.D. in Environmental Science, and an M.S and B.A. in Chemistry. My professional endeavors have included being a Chemist at the American Dental Association Paffenbarger Research Center, a pre-doctoral fellow at the Carnegie Institution of Washington, a Scientific Liaison at the US Geological Survey, a fellow at ACUB, and currently a consultant for LMI. I have tutored for almost two decades dozens of high school, college and graduate students.
I love helping others learn and particularly enjoy when students have that "aha!" moment. When tutoring, I focus on identifying problem areas each student may have and tailoring the session appropriately; helping the student develop test taking skills; as well as a solid understanding of the subject; and sharing with them effective study techniques and organizational skills. I also was a student athlete in college and know first hand the needs and challenges a student athlete encounters when pursuing a professional degree.
I am also bilingual (Spanish).
HobbiesI love to read, play all sorts of games and participate in creative messes with my 3 toddlers, play volleyball, golf, and dancing. I am currently learning to play the piano.
AP Chemistry, GMAT Quantitative, GMAT Integrated Reasoning, AP Biology, Biology, Cell Biology, General Biology, ESL/ELL, AP Environmental Science, AP Spanish Language, SAT Subject Test in Spanish, Spanish, Chemistry, General Chemistry, Honors Chemistry, Spanish 1, Spanish 2, Organic Chemistry, Spanish 3, Spanish 4, Environmental Science
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