Shaitia, aka “Ms. Shai” is a graduate of the University of Miami where she received her Bachelor of Science in Public Health. She has since worked as a non-profit science educator in Florida and moved to North Carolina to pursue her Master of Science. Shaitia is a graduate of several North Carolina science enrichment programs that include SMDEP at Duke, as well as SEP and MED at UNC-CH. She is passionate about STEM education and helping students reach their full potential. As a tutor, she is adept at taking challenging concepts and simplifying them to aid in students’ success.