"I have been a teacher/tutor/role model for as long as I can remember. As the oldest of three boys in a single parent family, I have been a father figure, friend, and teacher for all my life. Even now, my brothers come to me to teach them how to do work on their cars, fix their appliances and gadgets, and help with their academics. I have spent many years working at the YMCA as a camp counselor, which helped fortify my abilities and strategies used in progressively interacting with children. I am"