Meet Our Staff
Math Center Coordinator
Richard oversees the entire Math Center here in the Learning Support Center. He loves nothing more than to help out students who are in need, especially if it is related to the field of mathematics.
Math Center Coordinator
LORI ANN KEEGAN
Best known for rolling 1's in D&D. Except when rolling stats - then it's all 20's.
BRANDON A. SABEDRA
Brandon is an Instructional Assistant in the Math Center. He is currently seeking his B.S. in Computer Engineering at UCF. In his free time he enjoys all things food-related and playing video games.
Alexis is currently at UCF and is an Environmental Engineering major. In her spare time, she loves cooking, traveling and eating. Alexis has worked at Valencia for almost two years and took classes here at Valencia before going to UCF.
Austin is currently a student at UCF and is studying Aerospace Engineering. He has an Articulated A.A. from Valencia.
Favorite Book: The Martian - Favorite Movie: Sunshine - Favorite Band: The Mountain Goats
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Ben enjoys tutoring Math and Physics.
Along with a B.A. degree, Catherine added a Minor in Mathematics because of her immense passion for Math. Her main background is Education and she greatly enjoys working with students of all ages.
Even though he was born in Florida, Christopher spent much of his childhood on a farm in Bulgaria. He is currently a computer specialist majoring in Computer Science. His passion for math grew as he studied his major.
Favorite things: Large bodies of water, computers, psychology, both cats & dogs.
Christopher likes to consider himself a “Quantum Buddhist.”
Damika greatly enjoys space, kayaking, traveling, learning about people & cultures, and learning in general. Her true passion is math, go figure, and she is more excited about epiphanies, such as her personal learning and her students learning experience.
Eric is currently majoring in Mechanical Engineering at UCF. He is a senior and is working on an arm exoskeleton project with Limbitless.
In his spare time he likes to play board games and go running.
Ian truly loves to play chess. Come into the Math Center to get some help with your studies or to get schooled in a game of chess.
Joshua greatly enjoys talking in general! He would love to help you with any of your math-related problems.
And if you would rather talk about your favorite food, philosophy or how your day is going, then Joshua is your guy!
Matthew is a student of Mechanical Engineering at UCF. He enjoys helping people understand the mathematics of the world around them, especially algebraically.
In his free time, he loves to run and ride his motorcycle around Central Florida.
Nathan loves to do light reading. Currently he is majoring in Lasers and Photonics.
Nicholas is currently a marketing major that has been working at Valencia College for six years. He enjoys working out and the great outdoors. His hobbies consist of billiards and rooting for Liverpool F.C.
Nick “The Man of”Steele is currently a Computer Engineering major at UCF.
He works here at Valencia because of his immense love for the educational environment.
I've been working at Valencia since the Fall of 2016. I can speak Spanish and I love tutoring math and physics!
Santiago is proudly Colombian. He is currently majoring in Civil Engineering. In his free time he likes to skateboard.
Sarah is a math major and loves nothing more than to torture fellow tutor, Zak Pedone!
Timothy likes to juggle, read fantasy novels, and has 3 awesome cats at his house.
Ask Tim and he will gladly tell you that Math is marvelous, and it is the only subject that counts.
Travis is currently a Computer Science major over at UCF. He absolutely loves math and plans on teaching college math in the future.
Yurat graduated from Valencia College in 2009 and has worked for the College since 2011. Previously, he worked at the Lake Nona Campus tutoring both science & math. His professional interest is cancer & neuron research. Outside of work, he enjoys scary movies, basketball, traveling, video games, plus Marvel and DC comics.
Zak enjoys all math topics and in his free time he thoroughly enjoys solving puzzles.