Daniel Mikkelson, a 2015 graduate of N.C. State University, is pursuing a Ph.D. in nuclear engineering, also at N.C. State. He hopes to teach at a specialized high school such as the N.C. School of Science and Mathematics, his alma mater. He has been tutoring math and science since he was in the sixth grade. In addition to tutoring advanced math and the hard sciences, Daniel is also certified by Raleigh Tutoring to help students prepare for the math section of the SAT. As a 10th grader, Daniel made a perfect 800 on the SAT math section.