After graduating from the University of New Orleans, I found employment with an engineering consulting firm, where I quickly became known for my love of math and teaching. Word spread, and shortly after my supervisor let me know that a client had two college students currently pursuing mechanical engineering degrees that needed help understanding electrical circuits. I took these two students on, and have been their go-to tutor for electrical engineering topics and advanced mathematics ever since.
I began tutoring during high school in my Junior year. I was already extremely adept in most mathematical areas and enrolled in a course devoted to tutoring struggling students after school, including many football and remedial students. I continued this during my Senior year.
My tutoring was pushed to the next level at this time, through my calculus course. The teacher of the course hadn't taken calculus in over 18 years, and was extremely rusty in the subject, to the point that she wasn't able to teach it effectively. It was at this...
Not Joe Average Tutor, Personal Tutor
2014 - Present
Tested students to determine their strengths and weaknesses in order to assess the proper approach.
Tutored students in Mathematical subjects ranging from Geometry to Partial Differential Equations, as well as all aspects of the Electrical Engineering curriculum.
Developed lesson plans in order to ensure success of students in their classes.
Helped students get ahead of their classes in order to spend more time on the more difficult subject matter.
EDG, Inc., Control Systems Specialist
2014 - 2015
Designed platform Control Systems and Control System Narratives.
Collaborated with other disciplines, including mechanical and civil engineering, in order to correct mechanical flow diagrams and instrument specification sheets.
Detailed instrument installation specification drawings, including wiring, mounting, and stand details.
Researched and verified Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) Certificate status for several projects, including Williams’ Gulfstar Gunflint Subsea Tie-back Project.
Developed an Excel program to...
GE Capital, IT Leadership Program Intern
2013 - 2013
Lead a team of ten (10) Information Technology (IT) professionals, including an offshore team.
Responsible for taking a project through the software development life cycle.
Designed a testing process for user interface and user experience in order to troubleshoot issues and correct them with the help of a web development team.
Conducted market research of emerging mobile technologies, in order to determine investment potential to the company.