Meet our Scottsdale Tutoring Staff


Great Teachers Inspire

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

  • Victoria Sherrard, Director

    Victoria Sherrard


    Victoria has been with Sylvan since 1993. She loves meeting new families and helping them find solutions to their academic challenges. 
  • Jack West, Assistant Director

    Jack West

    Assistant Director

    As Assistant Director, Jack helps our families find a program and schedule that works for them. He has more than 40 years of customer service experience and loves helping our students meet their goals. 
  • Meghan Gaydos, Director of Education

    Meghan Gaydos

    Director of Education

    Meghan oversees the educational integrity of our programs, managing and training our team of tutors in Scottsdale, Arizona. As a former teacher, Meghan has a passion for helping students meet their academic challenges head on, helping them build confidence and reach their potential.
  • Kathie Working, Tutor

    Kathie Working


    Kathie has been part of the Sylvan Learning team for more than 20 years. She is passionate about making sure students have what it takes to navigate the challenges of the classroom. She loves seeing students reach their potential and discover the joy of learning. 
  • Natasha Brophy, Teacher

    Natasha Brophy


    Natasha is a warm and caring teacher who loves to make a difference in the lives of students. She has experience teaching in public, private, and charter schools in various districts. Natasha received her MEd from the University of San Diego. In her spare time, she loves hiking, reading, and spending time with friends and family.