Meet our Vaughan Tutoring Staff


Great Teachers Inspire

Our tutors and staff in Vaughan Ontario consist of passionate educators who love inspiring children to succeed. Warm, caring and great at relating to kids, our tutors in Vaughan 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 Vaughan Ontario!

  • Sulaman Opel, Executive Director

    Sulaman Opel

    Executive Director

    Hello, my name is Sulaman Opel and I am Executive Director at Sylvan Learning. I overseas the center's operations and marketing details. I have a Bachelor degree in Computer Science. I enjoys working with parents and students to help achieve their educational goals.
  • Michael Tituana, Teacher

    Michael Tituana


    Hello! My name is Michael Tituana, and I am a tutor at Sylvan Learning. I have a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering, where I worked in the field for several years. I also have experience working as a teaching assistant for graduate and undergraduate students at Carleton University. Throughout my career, I’ve realized my passion for teaching various subjects for all age groups. At Sylvan Learning, I aim to create a compassionate environment, where students can be their authentic selves while guiding them to small victories each day. It’s not about being the best, but rather being your best. During my spare time, I love exercising, reading, and hiking.
  • Stephanie Spagnuolo, Teacher

    Stephanie Spagnuolo


    My name is Stephanie and I have a Bachelor of Science in Biology. I am passionate about teaching and am hoping to continue my education to become a certified teacher in the near future. I usually spend my free time reading, painting, or spending time with family and friends.
  • Aparna, Teacher



    Hi, my name is Aparna, and I am one of the tutors at Sylvan Vaughan. I am very passionate about collaborating with others and look forward to helping and teaching every student. My areas of interest include Math and science and I love to tutor these core subjects see students understand the fundamentals makes me happy. Apart from academics, my hobbies include playing sports, kayaking, and traveling.  
  • MG, Teacher



    Hello! I am MG and currently studying Digital Media (BA) and Concurrent Education (B. Ed) at York University. I have always had a passion for learning and desired to be a teacher from a young age. In my spare time, I enjoy reading, working on my fitness, and trying new experiences outside of my comfort zone. My top priority is to be a role model for my students and to help them navigate through any academic struggles they may have. I pride myself on being empathetic, patient, and disciplined which is reflected in my teaching style.