Nancy Ouellette, an independent contractor for LSC, has 12 years of classroom experience teaching middle school English/Language Arts and Math.  She developed her love for teaching while working in the tutorial program in college over 30 years ago.  She had so many classmates asking for help with College Algebra that she had to borrow a classroom at her college in order to  reteach the material to 10-12 classmates at a time!  Nancy started teaching right out of Campbell University where she earned her B.S. in Middle Grades Education.  She took 15 years out of the classroom after her third child was born to raise her children.  However, she went back to the classroom and has taught in the Union County School System for the past three years.  She holds a special place in her heart for struggling middle school students.  
Available for one-on-one tutoring in- home locally or online tutoring.

Subject areas covered:  specialized in Middle school Math & English/LA and High school English

LSC Math Sessions:
$45.00 = 45minutes
​$55.00 = 1 hour

More than 1 hour is offered as well.

Kim McKinney,an independent contractor for LSC, brings 13+ years of teaching experience to Learning Solutions Center. Prior to teaching secondary math, Kim worked as an engineer for Factory Automation Controls, Inc. implementing automation solutions in manufacturing facilities. She received a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. Kim also has completed graduate course work in Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Business and Math Education. She holds North Carolina certification in Middle School Math and Secondary Math. 

 Available for online tutoring only!


Subject areas covered:  specializes in Middle School Math ,Algebra I and II, Math I, II , III, AP Statisitcs and Pre-Calculus.

Elizabeth Marin, an independent contractor for LSC, has 14 years of experience in teaching math and special education in North Carolina. Prior to teaching 6th and 7th grade middle school math for the past 3 years, Elizabeth taught Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, and Technical Math in the secondary setting for 9 years and was an assistant principal for 3 years. Additionally, she was an ABE/GED instructor in the post-secondary setting for 2 years and has numerous years of in-home tutoring experience. Elizabeth is certified in Middle School mathematics(6-9), Secondary Math(9-12), LD, Special Ed-General Curriculum, and School Administration.

Available for one-on-one tutoring in-home locally or online tutoring.


​Subject areas covered: specializes in Middle school math, Pre-Algebra, Geometry and Math 1.

Michelle Smith, an independent contractor for LSC, has been tutoring students in math and SAT Prep for more than 10 years. She received her Bachelor of Science in math from Wingate College. For the past 10 years, she has tutored homeschool groups and individuals in Algebra, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, and Calculus. She has also been in charge of the SAT program at Jireh Prep Academy for the past 6 years. Prior to this, she taught Algebra, Geometry, and Math I & II for Union County Public Schools. She enjoys encouraging students who struggle with math.   
Available for one-on-one tutoring in your home.


​Subject Areas covered: specializes in Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Math I, II and III, Geometry, AFM, Pre-Calculus, and AP Calculus & SAT Prep.

Math Tutors

Subject areas covered: specializes in Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1 & 2, Geometry, Math I, II, III, Pre-Calculus, Advanced Functions and Modeling and Math SAT Preparation.

Rachel Joyner is an independent contractor for LSC and has been tutoring students in math and chemistry for more than 12 years. She received her Master's Degree in chemistry from the College of William and Mary. Prior to this she worked as a scientist for Keller and Heckman, LLP helping attorneys understand regulatory chemistry!  Rachel is passionate about teaching! She promises to share her enthusiasm and make learning a fun and positive experience for your child. She specializes in Pre-algebra, Algebra 1 & 2 , Math I, II and III, Geometry, Advanced Functions and Modeling, Pre-Calculus and Chemistry. She also co-teaches our 8-week SAT Prep course and is available for private Math SAT coaching as well.  
Available for one-on-one tutoring in her home locally or online tutoring.

Subject areas covered: specializes in 5th -8th grade Middle School Math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra and Math I & Math SAT Prep

Yara Butler, the owner of Learning Solutions Center, has taught in Union County for ten years as a certified Middle School Math educator.  She attended UNC-Charlotte where she graduated top of her class, with a BA in Middle School Math education.  Her passion for math is contagious and she uses creative teaching strategies to help students learn!

Mrs. Butler is available to tutor students online only. She specializes in 5th -9th grade math ( Pre-Algebra, Algebra and Math I)  
Available for online tutoring.