...I love to study, play and teach chess. Chess has been my passion for more than 30 years. In my childhood and teenage years I studied chess in chess school (in former Yugoslavia). At that time I was competing in chess tournaments.
La Quinta, CAView Tutor
Over the past 20 years, I have taught Italian to students of all ages and backgrounds. I have a Bachelor's degree in Italian and a secondary teaching credential from San Francisco State University. I love to help students gain an understanding of Italian grammar from an English-speaking point of view, or improve conversational ability for an upcoming trip.
Palm Desert, CAView Tutor
...Stanley Marcus (of Neiman Marcus) who was on my advisory board for several years until his passing. I started out my career as a classical ballet dancer which provided a truly great basis for my understanding of the body and movement as well as physical composition. I graduated from FIDM with outstanding honors and an internship with the wonderful Bob Mackie.
Palm Springs, CAView Tutor
...About Me My background includes work as an art director in advertising and a five-year stint in television news. I then moved on to documentaries where my work was recognized with Academy Award and Emmy nominations. Soon television commercials became our bread and butter with some entertainment projects mixed in.
Indian Wells, CAView Tutor
...I also help students in becoming more organized and learning proper time management skills, as well as teaching classroom note taking strategies. I recently transitioned to computer use only. My lesson plans are now on computer.
Rancho Mirage, CAView Tutor