Meet Our ACT Connect Team
Dean of Faculty and Director of Exam Prep English
Rachel is a graduate of the University of Texas A&M and an influential leader at MEK in her role as Dean of Faculty. She teaches College Test Prep, H.S. Test Prep, and College Application Essays. Within the English Department, she serves as director for the Exam Prep team, working diligently to ensure all students’ success. With her clear and systematic approach to teaching, she helps students make huge improvements.
English Teacher & College Essay Coach
Chris is a graduate of Saint Peter’s University and has worked as a professional writer for 12 years. He applies invaluable real-life skills learned in the media and publishing industries to his work as a teacher. His easygoing demeanor, thoughtful nature, and strong passion for writing work in concert to help students gain a newfound appreciation for the written word.
Director of Exam Prep Math
Tony is a graduate of Rutgers University and a leader on the Exam Prep team. He teaches math for College Test Prep and H.S. Test Prep and supervises and guides the Exam Prep staff to ensure student success. With a passion for teaching, Tony fosters strong relationships with his students and motivates them to achieve their goals.
Assistant Director of Subject Prep
Nick is a graduate of Stockton University and an enthusiastic teacher devoted to helping students reach their academic goals and enjoying learning along the way. He teaches School Support math and science tutoring, AP Chemistry, AP Calculus, AP Physics, and MAPC – Competition Math.