Jenna Kainic

Jenna is a PhD candidate in mathematics at NYU. She recently graduated from Yale University, where she double majored in mathematics and philosophy. As an undergraduate, she cofounded a student group that works to alleviate barriers to access in STEM fields at Yale. As a tutor, she seeks to create a supportive and comfortable environment for students to flourish. Math can be a daunting subject for many; Jenna assists students by presenting mathematical ideas in an approachable and intuitive way. She also builds student confidence for taking tests by teaching key strategies to help students perform at their very best. In her free time, Jenna enjoys reading, solving crossword puzzles, and eating vegan pastries.

Areas of Expertise

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Calculus AB, Calculus BC
GRE: GRE Prep
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Pre Calculus, Trigonometry
SAT Subject Tests: Math Level 1, Math Level 2


Sophomore year of college, Jenna and her roommates ran a bakery out of their dorm.