OUR TEAM

PROVEN PROFESSIONAL EDUCATORS

With Dynamic Learners, Inc., you get more than a tutor.   Our team of professional educators have exceptional experience with children and adults.  The team averages 25+ years of experience.  Several team members have received awards for teaching and research.  Our team members meet all federal and state professional regulations.  

TCEA - Certification for Remote Learning Educator

Diagnosticians and learning specialists

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Joan N. Ickes, EdD

Chief Executive Officer

Co-founder

Diagnostician & Learning Specialist

EdD Curriculum & Instruction

MS Reading Education

BS Secondary Education

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Wren Bump, PhD

Diagnostician & Learning Specialist

PhD Educational Psychology and Educational Technology

MS Elementary and Special Education 

BS Elementary Education

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Sherry Otahal

Diagnostician & Learning Specialist

Secondary Literacy

BS  English Education
     English as Second Language Certification


 

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Laurie Ballering, Ed.D.

Diagnostician & Learning Specialist
Literacy

EdD  Educational Leadership and Cultural Studies

MA   Family Studies, Family Therapy  

BS    Special Education, Elementary, Literacy 

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Claudia Ovalle

Diagnostician & Learning Specialist
Bilingual

EdD   Organizational Leadership & Special Education (In Progress)

MS    Multicultural Education—Bilingual

BS     Secondary Education

Michelle Hix - Learning Specialist in Literacy

Michelle Hix

Learning Specialist
Literacy

BS    Curriculum & Instruction, Secondary
        Education - English

        English as Second Language Certification

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Christie Hahn

Learning Specialist
Secondary Math

MEd   Education Administration

BA     Accounting

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Kimberly Bryant

Learning Specialist
Secondary Math

BS    Elementary Education, Mathematics

        Mathematics 4-8, 8-12 Certification 

        English as Second Language Certification

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Lillian Benavente McEnery, EdD

Board director

Co-founder

Diagnostician & Learning Specialist

EdD Curriculum & Instruction

MS Reading Education

BS Elementary Education

Laura Kovalcik - Learning Specialist in Literacy

Laura Kovalcik

Diagnostician & Learning Specialist

Literacy

MS Elementary & Reading Education
BS  Elementary Education

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Donna Curry-Ward

Diagnostician & Learning Specialist

Literacy

MEd  Education Leadership 

BA      Journalism

EC-12 Special Education Certification, ESL

6th-12th English Language Arts

Rita Gatson - Learning Specialist in Literacy

Rita Gatson

Diagnostician & Learning Specialist
Literacy

MS   Reading Education

BS    Elementary Education

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Ana Samano

Learning Specialist
Bilingual

BS  Interdisciplinary Studies—Bilingual Education

 

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Rhonda Ponder

Learning Specialist
Elementary Math

MS   Elementary Education

BS    Elementary Education

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Karen Gordy

Learning Specialist
Elementary Math

MM   Music-Flute Performance

BM    Music Education-Conductor

BS     Elementary & Secondary Education

Network of Professional Consultants

 

We utilize a network of professional consultants in such areas as autism, attention disorders, speech, auditory or visual processing disorders, and challenges with math.  We work with physicians, psychiatrists, psychologists, audiologists, and ophthalmologists.

Board of Directors

Lindsey Pollock - Board of Directors

LINDSEY POLLOCK, EdD

EdD  Educational Leadership

MS   Education Leadership

MS   Social Work and Montessori Integrated Learning

BA    Elementary Education

Rosie Sanchez - Board of Directors

ROSIE SANCHEZ

MS     Reading Education 

BA      Interdisciplinary Studies 
 

Patricia Williams - Board of Directors

PATRICIA WILLIAMS, EdD

EdD    Curriculum and Instruction

MA      English

BAT     English and Political Science

Maria Cerino - Board of Directors

MARIA CERINO

Parent of former clients
BA  Tourism and Administration

Karen Coffey - Board of Directors

KAREN COFFEY

MA  Special Education
MA  Counseling

BS   Elementary Education

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JOAN ICKES, EdD

EdD   Curriculum and Instruction
MS    Reading Education
BS    Secondary Education

Co-founder Lillian McEnery, EdD

LILLIAN BENEAVENTE MCENERY, EdD

EdD  Curriculum and Instruction
MS   Reading Education
BS    Elementary Education

Ryan Kirk - IT Support

Ryan Kirk
IT Support

Kirk PCs - Consulting and Repairs

(979) 401-3456  |  tech@kirkpcs.com  |  facebook.com/kirkpcs

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Mrs. Suzanne Ingram
Office Manager

PROVEN PROFESSIONAL EDUCATORS

With Dynamic Learners, Inc., you get more than a tutor.   Our team of professional educators have exceptional experience with children and adults.  The team averages 25+ years of experience.  Several team members have received awards for teaching and research.  Our team members meet all federal and state professional regulations.  

TCEA - Certification for Remote Learning Educator