Sean began his involvement with Academic Approach as an ACT tutor in Winnetka. He enjoyed helping students achieve their goals and was excited about the opportunity to have a broader impact as a member of the directing team. In his current role as a Director, Sean works with families and tutors to create quality, customized learning plans for students.
Sean graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelors of Business Administration, concentrating in Finance. As an Undergraduate, he loved tutoring elementary to high school students across all subject areas in addition to his TA responsibilities. Following graduation, he worked as a Financial Analyst in Baxter Healthcare Corporation’s Financial Development Program. His work at Baxter afforded him the opportunity to spend a year in Switzerland working in a new division for the company. Since returning to the U.S., Sean has reconnected with the world of Academia.
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“Observing ‘light bulb’ moments is one of the best experiences in education. Once a student is empowered with knowledge and critical thinking, they’ve developed an irreplaceable skill.” -Sean Reed