Our Tutors

All of our tutors are college-educated, experienced, and fun!

Kate Hackett

Kate is originally from Maryland. She graduated from high school a National Honors student in three years. After graduation, she attended Boston University with an academic scholarship and majored in history. Completing the program again in only three years, Kate graduated cum laude with a Bachelors in History. 

She loves teaching English, reading, writing, literature, and language as well as all courses in history! She is a member of the American Tutor Association in addition to holding a certification from the state of California. She is a rounded academic who came out to Los Angeles to act - so you can rest assured that her personality is pretty click-able! Kids love her, but she also gets results. Results like over a 100 point raise on the SAT II in only 10 hours of tutoring! 

She loves emphasizing creativity, especially when working with younger students. When working with older kids, Kate really enjoys kidding around with them while pushing their minds to analyze for themselves. It's a ton of fun! Kate is a certified teacher (+livescan background check), K-12+, and has over ten years of tutoring and classroom teaching experience. She handles SAT &  ACT tutoring, & AP Lit/Lang, AP History courses, and more!

 Kate is a licensed and certified teacher with the California Teaching Commission, CTC #120563373. She is a mandated reporter and has updated fingerprinting / LiveScan certifications. 

Mike Bash

Mike Bash has been a private tutor for 7 years working with all age groups. He has also been a camp counselor, after school teacher and worked in the NY, MA and CA school districts. He specializes in elementary math, creative writing, reading comprehension, test prep and social studies/history. He is a flexible, friendly and experienced tutor who has former students at NYU, BU, UCLA, USC, CSULB and Harvard. WESTSIDE ONLY.

Luciana Faulhaber

Luciana Faulhaber is a New York State certified elementary and special education Teacher. She graduated Summa Cum Laude at Fordham University continuing her studies with an academic scholarship at Columbia University Graduate School. She taught at WL Morse in Westchester and Grace Church School in New York City. She also taught the summer programs for inner city children. Upon moving to Los Angeles Luciana worked privately with families on an individual basis only.

Caitlin Cohen


Another one of our amazing tutors from Boston University, Caitlin studied history and teaches an array of subjects, including the SAT & ACT (all sections), math until calculus, French, and many more K-middle school topics. She's incredibly well versed and can travel or Skype. Works Thursdays & Saturdays. ,