Meet our Calgary Tutoring Staff


Great Teachers Inspire

Our tutors and staff in Mid-South Calgary consist of passionate educators who love inspiring children to succeed. Warm, caring and great at relating to kids, our tutors in Calgary know how to engage and motivate each child in a personal way—building confidence and smiles, as well as skills and better scores. We selectively choose tutors who know local curriculum and can link Sylvan lessons to what’s being taught in school. Get to know our tutors and staff in Mid-South Calgary!

  • Tara Rose, B.A., B.Ed., Executive Director

    Tara Rose, B.A., B.Ed.

    Executive Director

    As Centre Director, Tara leads day to day operations for Sylvan of Mid-South Calgary. A former substitute teacher, Tara chose a career in the tutoring business because of the time she spent as a part-time tutor at the Sylvan in her home province of PEI. There she was able to see first hand just how effective our programs can be. She studied at the University of Prince Edward Island. When Tara isn’t at Sylvan, you’ll find her spending time with her family & friends.
  • Fiona Johnson, Executive Director

    Fiona Johnson

    Executive Director

    Fiona oversees the educational integrity of our programs, managing and training our team of tutors in Mid-South Calgary. A former Educational Assistant in Okotoks, and teaching student in the United Kingdom, Fiona brings a wealth of knowledge to Sylvan of Mid-South Calgary. She graduated from Edge Hill University, in the UK & completed some additional courses at the University of Lethbridge. When Fiona isn't at Sylvan, you’ll find her crocheting, baking & reading.