Our Team

Denise Breier and Jackie Sheehan created All-Pro Tutoring and Test Prep as a way to provide a variety of excellent educational services at affordable prices. We and our team of teachers proudly serve both public and private students throughout Erie and Niagara Counties.

Let us help your child reach his/her educational goals today!

Our philosophy is,"If a student has learned one thing today not known yesterday, then he or she has been successful!"

Denise Breier Co-Founder


Denise is a graduate of Canisius College with a B.A. in English Education 7-12 and a M.S.Ed in Reading. She has dedicated her teaching career to empowering a diverse array of students for success. Denise has taught K-12 through Adult Education. Denise and Jackie created and designed All-Pro Tutoring and Test Prep as a way to help students of all ages and abilities reach their maximum potential. Denise is committed to further develop All-Pro Tutoring and Test Prep to its fullest.

Jackie Sheehan Co-Founder


Jackie teamed up with Denise to develop and offer an affordable tutoring/test prep service. Jackie earned her B.S. degree in Reading/Elementary Education from Medaille College and M.S.Ed in General Education from Canisius College. Jackie has taught elementary grades through Adult Education and has been a state and local instructor trainer for various educational programs.

Angela Bieger Tutor


Angela Bieger is a graduate of Buffalo State College with a B.A. in Humanities (concentration in English/Foreign Language) & a M.S. in Adult Education (concentration in Development). She has an abundance of experience in the Higher Education realm as well as Training/Workforce Development (Coaching & Mentoring) experience. Angela had the opportunity to study for one year in Siena Italy where she completed her Bachelor's degree. She is able to apply the concepts she learned there and in school in the classroom and one on one.

My passion in life is inspiring others to see their potential. I love seeing students' confidence get boosted. To teach and evolve; there is no greater feeling. 

Kate Wojcik Teacher


Kate Wojcik has 8 years of teaching experience. Kate earned her Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and a Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction at Buffalo State College. She is also certifide in elementary and gifted education. As a current 4th grade teacher, Kate helps students of all ranges acheive success both in the classroom and beyond. 

James Scandale Teacher


James is currently an instructor in Computer Information Systems at Buffalo State College. Duties have included: Junior High and High School teaching, many years of software development, teaching Mathematics and Computer Science at several local colleges. James teaches ACT and SAT test prep classes and individual tutoring for All-Pro Tutoring & Test Prep.

Cheryl Cullinan Teacher


Cheryl is an alumni of Clarence High School, SUNY Fredonia (B.S. Communications/Media) and SUNY College at Buffalo State (Ms.ED Secondary English Education). Cheryl is currently a doctoral student at SUNY Buffalo (PhD Curriculum in Science of Learning-CISL). She calls herself a career student who enjoys learning and developing daily. For the last 8 years Cheryl has been an ACT and SAT test prep instructor for All-Pro Tutoring & Test Prep, Akron High School, and Upward Bound. What is truly her joy and passion is guiding future minds and hearts to be better than they thought they could ever be!

 

David Nash Teacher


David is of the rare strata of an educator who can teach ELA, math and the sciences with equal proficiency. David completed his undergrad and graduate studies at Niagara University and joined the All-Pro Tutoring team in the Spring of 2014. David enjoys working with students of all ages and strives to help them reach their maximum potential.

Paul Kochmanski Teacher


Paul graduated from Hutchinson Central Technical High School with a Regents Technical Diploma in Building and Structural Technology before going on to Buffalo State College, where he earned a BA in Biology with a minor in Sociology. He then went on to Xavier University for his MA in Counseling Psychology. It was there, in Cincinnati, Ohio, 1988, he first began his work as a professional science and math tutor for Success Tutorial Associates, instructing a variety of students, many with Learning Disabilities. Though he went on from there to do clinical work as a Child and Adolescent Specialist for many years, he returned to his love of tutoring with Canisius College’s on-site program at Riverside High School in nearly all subjects, and tutored Math in an after-school program through Academic Talent Search. As an English teacher in Poland, he tutored many individual students, aged 10 - 40, many of whom were medical professionals, then returned to Buffalo, where he has been teaching Psychology at area colleges ever since. Along the way, he provided individual and small group tutorials in various science courses (Anatomy & Physiology, Chemistry, Human Biology, etc.) for 4 years at Trocaire’s Palisano Learning Center, and then 3 years of providing individual and small group tutorials in various science and math courses at both the High School and College levels, as well as SAT, GRE, and PCAT preparation with All Grades Home Tutoring. He has been happily bringing his breadth and depth of experience to All-Pro since 2016 by teaching SAT / ACT preparation classes and Regents Review classes, as well as providing individual tutoring sessions for high school and college students in various math and science classes.

Carol Scharlau Teacher


Carol earned a BS degree in Elementary and Special Education from Keuka College. She has taught in public and private school districts for several years and currently holds a management position in the human services field. Carol has experience with every age and academic level and finds it fulfilling working with students who have learning difficulties. Carol's approach is to find creative alternative ways to assist students in the learning process. In Carol's spare time she enjoy reading and spending time with her family. 

Jacob Kartiganer Teacher


Jacob is a recent graduate of the University at Buffalo with a Master of Arts in English Literature. Currently, he co-teaches 6 th , 7 th , and 8 th grade English while aspiring to be an English professor with a focus in American Cultural Literature. He is applying to PhD programs in hopes of expanding and publishing his theoretical dissertation while working on a novel. Although his primary strength and interest is in English, Jacob also has a minor in Mathematics. Jacob is a believer in using multiple strategies to increase an SAT/ACT score and, with years of experience, he has discovered many helpful tips and tricks to conquer these difficult tests.

Dr. Elizabeth Roby Teacher


Dr. Elizabeth Roby is a sociologist by training. She earned her BA at SUNY Geneseo in 2006. She earned her MA and PhD from the University at Buffalo, SUNY, finishing her graduate studies in 2016. Dr. Roby has more than 12 years of teaching experience at the post-secondary level. Social Science and writing are her wheelhouse. Dr. Roby lives with her family and pets in Niagara Falls and enjoys spending time in nature.

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