George W Russell Jr.
EvaE PeartMusic Business and Music History and Liberal Arts
EvaE Peart is a passionate educator and performer. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from The University of Saint Joseph and a Master’s in Educational Leadership from Central Connecticut State University. Prior to joining the Math Department at Berklee College, EvaE was a high school math teacher in Bloomfield, CT where she also coached varsity soccer, tennis, and dance for almost a decade. In 2014, she founded Nia Arts which is an organization that brings performing arts enrichment to communities with limited access to cultural movement and music. Nia is a Swahili term and the fifth of seven Kwanzaa principles which means purpose. Nia Arts aims to educate and entertain people of all ages and backgrounds with the purpose of creating a community which appreciates the many facets of art, the African Diaspora, and its impact on society.
Currently, EvaE works as a math specialist and teacher coach in New York City with a program which services over-aged and under credited individuals who have survived or are dealing with trauma. As an educator, EvaE believes that understanding mathematical practices are essential to everyday life and building a successful career.