Tim Hacker currently serves as an Associate Director of One-on-One Tutoring at Academic Approach. In this role, he works with families, students, and tutors to chart successful paths for growth on admissions tests and academic programs. Prior to joining Academic Approach, Tim worked as an ACT tutor for over five years, in which he had the opportunity to help students achieve positive outcomes. He also previously worked in communications roles including at Northern Trust, where he successfully oversaw media relations for the company’s institutional business.
With a Bachelor of Arts in Religion from Lake Forest College and a master’s degree in Public Policy from Loyola University Chicago, Tim has a diverse academic background grounded in the liberal arts. Tim captains a volleyball team and plays softball, while enjoying playing with his dog, reading, hiking, and traveling in his free time.