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Meet our Cary Tutoring Staff


Great Teachers Inspire

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

  • Stephanie Ryan, Director

    Stephanie Ryan


    As Cary's Director, Stephanie provides administrative support to teachers and communicates student progress to parents. As a prior teacher herself, she is passionate about sparking a lifelong love of learning in Sylvan students. Outside of Sylvan, she enjoys Eno River State Park’s hiking trails and watching her alma mater, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s, soccer team.
  • Vivon Peterson, Regional Director

    Vivon Peterson

    Regional Director

    As Regional Director, Vi oversees our team of directors and tutors in Cary, Durham, Fayetteville and Holly Springs.  With a Master's in Educational Studies and teaching experience both in the U.S. and abroad, Vi brings a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm to Sylvan! Outside of Sylvan, she and her husband are busy parents to their first baby!
  • Cindy Presnell, Admissions Director

    Cindy Presnell

    Admissions Director

    Cindy has been an integral part of our Sylvan team since 2004.  As our Admissions Director, Cindy introduces parents to Sylvan, and we don't know what we would do without her!  When Cindy isn't at Sylvan, she is training her dog, spending time with her family and friends, and looking forward to trips to the beach.  
  • Kathryn Byrne, Regional Director

    Kathryn Byrne

    Regional Director

    Kathryn has been a member of the Sylvan team in NC team since 2002.  A former high school English teacher, Kathryn chose a career at Sylvan because she loves seeing the progress and growth in students of all ages.  She studied at the University of Delaware and has lived in North Carolina since 2001.  When she isn't at Sylvan, you'll find Kathryn with her friends and family, or quilting, sewing, walking, running, or reading!
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