Meet our Fremont Tutoring Staff


Great Teachers Inspire

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

  • Anu , Center Director


    Center Director

    Born in Canada, Anu came to the US almost twenty years ago to join her husband. She can fluently speak Hindi, Punjabi, and French. Prior to her move to the US, Anu worked as an accountant. She has spent the last 10 years as a multi-unit business owner. Anu has always been passionate about education and decided to join Sylvan. As a Center Director, Anu leads center operations for Sylvan of Fremont. Anu loves working with kids and seeing them reach their full academic potential. When Anu isn’t at Sylvan, you’ll find her working out at the gym, spending time with her family, doing outreach work, and taking long walks. 
  • Erin Springsteen, Director of Education

    Erin Springsteen

    Director of Education

    Erin oversees the educational integrity of our programs, managing and training our team of tutors in Fremont. A former tutor in the Bay Area, Erin brings a wealth of knowledge to Sylvan of Fremont. She graduated from Santa Cruz University with a BA in English Language and Literature. When Erin isn’t at Sylvan, you’ll find her hiking in the forest and writing short stories.
  • Maya, Administrative Assistant


    Administrative Assistant

    Maya is currently a student in her first year at university. She is majoring in computer science. She is an athlete and loves playing water polo. Maya loves her desserts and is excited to be part of Sylvan. 
  • John, Tutor



    Education: Bachelor's Degree -Northeastern University. 
    Fun Fact: I like to watch football and baseball as well as watch movies.
    Favorite thing about working at Sylvan: I love helping students learn mathematical concepts.
  • Rajiv, Tutor



    Education: Masters in Electrical Engineering from The Birla Institute of Technology in India. I have a post-graduate diploma in Computer Science.
    Fun Fact: I became an engineer at 20 years old. 
    Favorite thing about working at Sylvan: I love the professional teaching and learning environment that Sylvan creates.
  • Anika Dokes , Tutor

    Anika Dokes


    Education: BA in Communications from UC Santa Cruz.
    Fun fact: Anika likes to hike 
    Favorite thing about working at Sylvan: Anika enjoys seeing the students achieve academic growth. 
  • Matthew Ignacio, Tutor

    Matthew Ignacio


    Education: Bachelors of English - UCLA
    Fun fact: I can ride a unicycle, but not a bicycle. 
    Favorite thing about working at Sylvan: I love helping students learn. 
  • Rishita Saladi, Tutorr

    Rishita Saladi


    Education: Statistics and Data Science - UC Santa Barbara
    Fun fact: I love experimenting with coffee recipes.
    Favorite thing about working at Sylvan: l enjoy getting to know my students and connecting with them.