Meet our Kyle Tutoring Staff


Great Teachers Inspire

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

  • Cassandra Steen, Tutor

    Cassandra Steen


    Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and Marketing from UT-Pan American,   Masters in Science of Marketing UT at Dallas
    Cassandra "Cassie" Steen, tutors reading, writing, math, science, geography, and SAT/ACT Prep at Sylvan Learning of Kyle. She joined our team in 2019 and was promoted to Director of Education in 2021
  • Amanda Murillo , Center Assistant

    Amanda Murillo

    Center Assistant

    Amanda has been a part of our Kyle team since March 2022. As a Center Assistant, her duties include preparing the center for tutoring sessions, welcoming students to the center, and overseeing their departure. 
  • Diane Baker, Math, Chemistry, History Tutor

    Diane Baker

    Math, Chemistry, History Tutor

    B.S. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
    Diane teaches math, chemistry, and history. For the past 10 years, she has been tutoring and homeschooling. She joined the Sylvan of Kyle team in 2021.
  • Charles Smith , Math, Chemistry, Physics Tutor

    Charles Smith

    Math, Chemistry, Physics Tutor

    Charles "Curtis" Smith is currently finishing his Associates in Mathematics with Austin Community College and plans to transfer to Texas State upon completion. Being a math Major, Curtis can comfortably teach students in areas of Pre-Algebra; Algebra (1 &2); Geometry; Pre-Calculus; Calculus; Chemistry; and Physics. Curtis has been here with us at Sylvan of Kyle since December 2020. 
  • Leyon Greene, Math and Science Tutor

    Leyon Greene

    Math and Science Tutor

    Leyon has been a great addition to our Sylvan of Kyle staff since September of 2021. He has a Masters of Science in Meteorology from the University of Utah, Masters of Science in Environmental Science with a Minor in Mathematics from Jackson State University, and a Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Science. 
  • Valery Sadovskiy, Tutor

    Valery Sadovskiy


    Valery has a BA in Psychology with a Minor in English from Texas State University. She is currently attending TSU to obtain her Master's in Education. Valery joined Sylvan of Kyle's team in December 2021, and we are excited to have her on our team! 
  • Carol Hebert, Tutor

    Carol Hebert


    Carol Herbert is a Certified Teacher and substitute in San Marcos, TX, with a gift for working with kids. While she has many tutoring talents, Carol finds the greatest joy in reading tutoring. She studied at Texas State University, and has been with Sylvan of Kyle since February 2022.