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Gerald G.

Richland, WA

$35/hour

Retired Engineer

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Dartmouth College
Engineering Science
Dartmouth (Thayer School of Engineering)
Other
Dartmouth College (Tuck School of Bus Ad)
MBA

Education

Dartmouth College (Engineering Science)

Dartmouth (Thayer School of Engineering) (Other)

Dartmouth College (Tuck School of Bus Ad) (MBA)

About Gerald

Jerry’s skills include leadership, writing, speaking, knowledge of computers, engineering, and law. He has led a variety of community activities, and solved many business problems.

Jerry's education covers over 10 years of college study in business administration, data processing, engineering, and law at Dartmouth College and UCLA. His experience includes contract administration, computer programming, system analysis, financial planning and analysis, and market analysis for such organizations as Westinghouse, TRW, and Bank of America. Jerry has also taught college courses in business and data processing as an adjunct member of the faculties at Washington State University and Santa Monica Community College.

He is active in the Richland Kiwanis Club (president - twice, lieutenant governor - twice, chair of a district committee - twice), the Atomic City Toastmasters (president). He has been president and board member of several community organizations.

Jerry has a strong background in mathematics, algebra, trigonometry, calculus, statistics. He looks forward to working with students who are into the basics of mathematics. In many of his employment, he became known for applying math solutions intended for particular subjects to unrelated ones. For example, in obtaining his MBA he became exposed to forecasting economics data like GNP and stock prices. He applied the same concepts to solving problems related to rocket engines. Another time he applied computers (then new) to helping his company securely negotiate a contract with the Russian government.

Jerry has worked with young people a great deal, including interviewing for admissions to college, advising the high school Key Club, and is a member of a Toastmasters Club that is composed of younger professionals. He has a strong background in math and physical sciences, and enjoys teaching. He once taught a course in management science along with a young instructor working on his masters in math. Upon completion of the course, the younger instructor complemented Jerry on explaining why the math worked; the younger man said he knew how to manipulate the formulas, but had never really understood why they worked until he learned it from Jerry.
Jerry’s skills include leadership, writing, speaking, knowledge of computers, engineering, and law. He has led a variety of community activities, and solved many business Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 23 miles of Richland, WA 99352
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2,
Geometry, Linear Algebra, Precalculus
English:
Grammar, Public Speaking,
Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar
Business:
Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Algebra 2

I have taught Algebra 2 courses at WSU and other colleges.

Public Speaking

I have spoken at many public meetings since I have been chair of several community organizations, and have testified to the Washington State Legislature as a representative of the City of Richland, WA. I was a member of the Richland City Council for 15 years, and also been a member of several public committiees. I have been a member of Toastmasters, a public speaking club, for about nine years, and achieved the level of Advanced Speaker/Gold (the highest level attainable).

Writing

I have written many articles and papers for companies regarding progress in reaching corporate goals and similar matters. I have published a few articles and commentaries on historical subjects.

Dartmouth College
Engineering Science
Dartmouth (Thayer School of Engineering)
Other
Dartmouth College (Tuck School of Bus Ad)
MBA

Education

Dartmouth College (Engineering Science)

Dartmouth (Thayer School of Engineering) (Other)

Dartmouth College (Tuck School of Bus Ad) (MBA)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Gerald will travel within 23 miles of Richland, WA 99352.