Our Elite Educators

Learn About Our Team of Experienced Educators

Ryan Bruno

Co-Owner and Director of Academics and Programs

Ryan is the co-owner of Elite Learning Academy. He is a certified secondary education teacher with a specialty in history and social studies and over 10 years of experience working with fifth through twelfth graders.

In addition to overseeing all of the ELA academic programs, Ryan oversees the educational progress of the ETA Team Homeschool pod and provides supervision and support to students conducting their virtual school on-site at ELA.

Ryan is also a full-time father to 5 daughters, ages ranging from 4 to 13 years old, and is a die-hard Chicago Bears fan.

Lauren Nesci

Assistant Director, Kindergarten Summer Curriculum

In addition to teaching Kindergarten during the school year, Lauren has spent the past few summers instructing week-long classes for children preparing to enter Kindergarten. We are excited to announce that Lauren is joining our team of Elite Educators to bring this amazing program and experience to Elite Learning Academy!

Lauren has been teaching and tutoring in elementary education for 9 years after graduating with a Bachelors of Elementary Education and a Masters of Educational Leadership from The College of New Jersey.