Meet our Hoover Tutoring Staff


Great Teachers Inspire

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

  • Jason P. McLaughlin, Center Director

    Jason P. McLaughlin

    Center Director

    Born and raised in Birmingham, Jason attended Gwin Elementary, Simmons Middle, and Berry High School (now Hoover High).  As a former theatre, marketing, and IT professional, Jason recently chose a career in the tutoring business because he believes a strong education builds a lasting foundation for success.  When Jason isn't at Sylvan, you'll find him at church or with friends and family.