Our staff are at the heart of what gives our programs that little something extra.

Our instructors and tutors are passionate, caring leaders and mentors, carefully vetted for subject matter expertise and as diverse as the populations they serve. They are supported by our dedicated operational team who keep things running smoothly so we can continue to offer our best selves to our students, families, and community.

Together, we create an engaging learning environment your child or students can flourish in.

Think you have what it takes to join our ranks? Visit our Contact Us page to get in touch and talk about current opportunities. .

Our Team


Yakos Spiliotopoulos

Yakos is an entrepreneur and founder of Extra Ed.........


Jonathan Zeldin
Operations Manager

Jonathan serves as both the Operations Manager and an Instructor at Extra Ed.......


Anna Hebert
Head Curriculum Developer

Anna is a certified teacher and the head Curriculum Developer........


Katya Rudzik
Director of Programs

Katya is Extra Ed’s Director of Programs, responsible for working with schools........


Savera Bayat
Social Media Manager

Hello! My name is Savera and I am the social media manager at ExtraEd........


Xerxes Turingan Baluyot

Xerxes Turingan Baluyot is an Electronics Engineer with a Bachelor of Science.......


Philippe M. Vachon

Philippe is one of Extra Ed’s French language instructors..........


Paul Tuccitto

Paul advises on the Financial courses at Extra Ed........


Jacques Katz

Jacques Katz, for whom our scholarship fund is now named, was an elementary school teacher in the TDSB for over 10 years........