Kathryn (Bell) Gomes, the third child of Kermit and Debra Bell, was home schooled K-12. A Commended National Merit Scholar and AP Scholar with Distinction, she earned a full tuition scholarship to the University of Pittsburgh where she double majored in French and mathematics with a minor in Arabic. She then continued her studies at the University of Pennsylvania where she earned a Master’s in Education. A Teach for America alumna, Kathryn spent 7 years teaching mathematics in urban Philadelphia schools. Now a stay-at-home mom, she teaches math online through Debra Bell’s Aim Academy and home schools their 3 year old. Kathryn and her husband Jason live in an ethnically diverse neighborhood on the outskirts of Philadelphia. For more information visit kathryngomes.com.