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Is your child struggling with math courses? Sharpe Sessions provides math tutoring that's customized to fit each student's unique situation. Get fast, reliable help now!

Meet Our Team of Online Math Experts

Dr. Shanah K. Grant, C.E.O. and Founder of Sharpe Sessions

Shanah K. Grant, Ph.D.
C.E.O and Founder

Dr. Grant is an experienced mathematician who is passionate about helping students overcome their fear of math and excel in it. Her passion extends to helping others build mathematical knowledge, understanding and critical thinking skills. She is highly knowledgeable in mathematics and strives to make a positive influence in her community through research, tutoring, and educating students and parents about financial literacy. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics, a Master of Science degree in Mathematics, and a Ph.D. in Mathematics, with a focus in Collegiate Mathematics Education. Her experience in education has allowed her to conduct research with government entities such at The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Goddard Space Flight Center and the Wright Patterson Air-force Research Laboratory. 

Dr. Grant currently works as an Assistant Professor at an institution

known to graduate the top number of black students with math degrees and an adjunct math instructor at a Technical College in the metro Atlanta area. At her home institution, she oversees a $1.4 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant where she awards full-ride scholarships to students pursuing a bachelors degree in mathematics and related areas. As the C.E.O and Founder of Sharpe Sessions, she leads a team of dynamic tutors who offers online tutoring services to help students build their confidence in math and learn different strategies for tackling math problems. With Dr. Grant's assistance, students gain a better grasp of math that will serve them well in the classroom and beyond.

Dr. Grant is also a licensed financial professional and finds great pleasure in closing the wealth gap among the African American community. She is the author of educational books, notably her book - "A Toolkit for Raising Wealthy Kidz," which guides parents on cultivating, preserving, and passing on a lasting legacy of wealth to their children and future generations.

Tasha Gaye Nembhard-Walters

Tasha Gaye Nembhard-Walters is a dedicated and efficient Administrative Assistant at our esteemed online math tutoring company. With a passion for organization and a keen eye for detail, Tasha plays a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth and seamless operations of our educational platform.

Tasha's commitment to our company's mission of providing top-quality math education is evident in her dedication to ensuring that students have a seamless and enriching learning experience. Her attention to detail and meticulous planning contribute to the success of our tutoring programs, as she assists in creating an environment that fosters academic growth and student success.

Tasha Gaye Nembhard-Walters,
Administrative Assistant

SAT Prep expert Alicea Wheatle

Meet Mrs. Wheatle, a valued member of our online math tutoring team, distinguished by her profound expertise in SAT preparation. Her dedication to empowering students with the essential strategies for excelling in their SAT exams is truly commendable. Leveraging her wealth of knowledge and years of experience, Mrs. Wheatle is always excited to help student in our online SAT prep course, tailored to guide students through the intricacies of the SAT.

Mrs. Wheatle's passion for teaching shines brightly as she imparts her wisdom, ensuring that students are equipped not only with subject-specific skills but also with the confidence necessary to conquer the testing day. As an online SAT prep course instructor, she is meticulous and has a holistic and comprehensive approach to SAT test preparation. She serves as a cornerstone for students aiming to excel. With Mrs. Wheatle's guidance, students can embark on their SAT journey with newfound assurance and a readiness to excel.

Alicea Wheatle,
Online Math SAT Expert

Noel Cole - Online math tutor at Sharpe Sessions

Meet Ms. Cole, an esteemed member of our online math tutoring team, with an impressive teaching journey spanning over 34 years. Her passion for guiding young minds and nurturing a love for learning is truly remarkable. Within the nurturing confines of a tutoring setting, Ms. Cole derives immense satisfaction from assisting students who may be facing challenges. Ms. Cole's dedication to education is evident through her role as a math interventionist/coach at her school, where she has played a pivotal part in supporting students to overcome hurdles and excel in their mathematical journey. Her extensive background in curriculum development and instructional techniques further enhances her ability to connect with learners effectively.


Beyond the classroom, Ms. Cole has assumed multiple leadership responsibilities within her district, showcasing her commitment to educational growth. Now, as an esteemed member of our team, she channels all her accumulated wisdom and expertise into the role of an accomplished online math tutor. Her presence promises to make a significant difference in the lives of students as she empowers them to conquer math challenges and reach their full potential.

Noel Cole
Online Math Tutor Expert
4th & 5th Grade


With a wealth of expertise and a passion for fostering mathematical understanding, Nickolas brings a dynamic and versatile approach to online math tutoring. As a dedicated educator, Nickolas has mastered the art of creating and delivering comprehensive lesson plans that cater to a diverse range of students.

Nickolas's has successfully engaged and guided students from Honors, Traditional, Special Populations (including Gifted, Talented, IEP, 504), and Diverse Learners such as English Learners (ELs) and English Language Learners (ELLs). Drawing from an extensive background of standards and curricular materials, Nickolas is well-versed in aligning his teaching with educational guidelines. He is an asset to our team and is eager to help students soar in math!

Nickolas Mancuso
Online Math Tutor Expert 

4th - 8th Grade

Kelly: a math online tutor at Sharpe Sessions

Kelly, a dedicated math educator, is driven by her commitment to helping students grasp mathematical concepts with clarity. With an extensive 27-year tenure in the realm of public education, she has expertly instructed math across grade levels K-9 and served as a district-wide math coach in one of her state's largest educational districts for four years. Kelly's has an invaluable wealth of experiential insight into effectively engaging learners of all backgrounds. She uniquely adapts her approach to ensure her students' needs are met.


Beyond her classroom accomplishments, Kelly's instructional ability has extended to mentoring countless educators on mathematics pedagogy. She has a wealth of experience in online math tutoring and is an expert in using interactive whiteboards, and imparts effective study techniques.

 Through relatable connections, she cultivates an environment where comprehension thrives and students embrace their mathematical journey with zeal.

Kelly Suchanek
Online Math Tutor Expert 

K - 9th Grade


Meet Jian Toy, one of our dedicated online math tutors at Sharpe Sessions. Jian is currently a sophomore in the College of Engineering, majoring in Biomedical Engineering (BME) with potential minors in Biology and Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) studies. Passionate about making a positive impact through education, Jian aspires to build a career in the field of medical devices or research.

With a strong affinity for math and science, Jian's academic journey in BME aligns perfectly with her desire to help others. What sets Jian apart is not only her academic talent but also her personal journey as an adopted individual. Jian's quest to learn more about her heritage adds a unique dimension to her commitment to education, making her an empathetic and well-rounded tutor.

Jian Toy is not just a math tutor; they are a compassionate and driven individual with a profound dedication to helping students succeed in the world of mathematics.

Jian Toy
Online Math Tutor Expert
4th Grade - College

Introducing Dr. Donna Peddlar, a dedicated member of our math tutoring team, driven by an unwavering passion for imparting mathematical knowledge. Her mastery in crafting captivating and enlightening curricula is second to none. With two decades of experience, she has consistently nurtured young minds, fostering their mathematical skills.

Dr. Peddlar's commitment extends to the realm of summer enrichment programs, where she eagerly anticipates guiding and shaping the mathematical journey of her students. Her approach involves not only providing invaluable support but also infusing the learning process with enjoyable and stimulating activities, ensuring that the exploration of math becomes a delightful and enriching endeavor for every student under her care.

Donna Peddlar, Ph.D.
Summer Enrichment Coach

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