Our tutors know their subjects because they live their subjects

Our experienced tutors are professional scientists, engineers and mathematicians working in the San Gabriel Valley, West LA and throughout Greater Los Angeles. They have the passion and background to inspire your student to understand the real-life importance of the subjects and challenges they face today.

Our Background

Foothills Mathematics Group was founded by David A. Breda in 2003 with the mission to help students with their mathscience, and test prep needs. In the engineering and math world, our director has been there - done that. David has a Masters in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from Purdue University, and a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University. He’s been an engineer with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena since 1991. Interplanetary space flight, flight systems, and advanced instrument design are just some of the things David has worked on.

The team now has over 80 tutors, working with several hundred students across Southern California. All of whom are dedicated to mission of giving back to the community by providing affordable in-home science, technology, engineering, math, and test prep tutoring services. 

Featured Tutors

Our daughter has worked with tutors from FMG for several years now and we have been very happy with everyone that we have encountered, from David, the Director, to the tutors that he has sent our way.
— Gillian, Pasadena

Get Started

Contact us for a free in-home assessment of your student's needs. You and your student can get to know our tutors and make sure they're the perfect fit for your family's educational goals. Call us at 888-784-1639 to get stared.