Sylvia Boutilier

Sylvia B.

Phoenix, AZ

Lesson Details



Sylvia delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 12+ and special needs

Teaching since:
January 2012

I am a very patient, focused tutor who provides tutoring and applied coaching in: Social Sciences, Language Arts, law, Research and Writing skills, Art, Aviation, Nutrition, and Fitness/Exercise/ Yoga.

In all these areas, I have 5 years to 15 years experience.
I have law and research, policy analyst experience of 15 to 20 years, working with Indian Tribes and attorneys on a contract basis.
I substituted for 15 years part-time and tutored for 2 years.

I can tutor adolescent to elderly, in school or not (privately).


Jul 2013 - Present
Tutor Doctor

Provide tutoring for middle school, high school, college, or child/adult generally (not in school).

Subjects: Law, Social Sciences, language arts, writing, proofreading, aviation, art.

Substitute Teacher
May 2005 - Present
Teachers on Call

Act for absent teachers, execute lesson plans for middle and high schools for Maricopa County and Arizona state charter schools.

Small Claims Hearing Officer
Jan 2003 - Dec 2013
Maricopa County Justice Courts

As a volunteer, i hear and adjudicate civil Small Claims cases $2500 or less in the county justice courts in informal proceedings, wherein testimony is heard from both sides; cases often involve contracts, vehicle repairs, real estate/contractors, or landlord/tenant, Commonly, there was a misunderstanding between the parties and no resolution of the dispute on their own.

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J.D.: Law
Aug 1984 - Dec 1988
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
B.A. History; Behavioral Science
Aug 1980 - Jun 1984
Grand Canyon University


Professional Proficiency


Notarial Signing Agent
Dec 2013
National Notary Association

As an Arizona Notary Public since 1997, I became certified as a Notarial Signing Agent through the NNA in 2013.

I provide mortgage loan closings as a contractor for title companies, wherein I meet with the borrowers and review the loan packet for completeness and have them sign where needed.

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Certified Personal Trainer and Weight Management Specialist
Sep 2011
National Council for Certified Personal Trainers

CPT: Provide fitness training: resistance exercise: weightlifting, stretching for strength building, cardiovascular fitness, weight loss.

WMS: Coaching in weight loss, nutritional advising, lifestyle changes.

Substitute Teacher
Jul 1997
Arizona Dept. of Education

Act for absent teachers K-12 for Arizona State primary and secondary schools.

Certified Flight Instructor
Feb 1997
Federal Aviation Administration

Certified Commercial Pilot, Single Engine Land, Mullti-Engine Land, Instrument; CFI: Single Engine Land, Visual Flight Rules.


1st Place, Business Law Contest
Mar 1979
Future Business Leaders of America

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Hope Feb 24, 2016
Nutrition · In studio

Sylvia is awesome and very knowledgeable in nutrition... I highly recommend her...

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