Meet our Dallas Tutoring Staff


Great Teachers Inspire

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

  • Jennifer Riley, Executive Director

    Jennifer Riley

    Executive Director

    Jennifer is the Sylvan Learning Center Executive Director.  She is also a Sylvan certified tutor that enjoys working with young scholars. She has been tutoring and working with young scholars for more than 14 years.  She is a former owner of a daycare center.  She has recently opened an in-home art studio and homeschools her three boys.  She is passionate about discovering ways for children to learn in a way that’s meaningful to them.  During her free time, she loves snuggling up with a good book and spending time outdoors with her family. 
  • Jo Hammons, Teacher/tutor

    Jo Hammons


    Jo Hammons is a tutor in Dallas, TX with a gift for working with young scholars.  She spent 13 years in public education and 14 years as a homeschool parent.  She loves helping students become the best version of themselves.  She loves investing in our youth.