About Us

About Us

Academics ETC. is a group of professionals providing academic support to all ages. Conveniently located in  Lunada Bay, our services include tutoring support, and SAT Prep with an emphasis in creating solid study habits and learning techniques. Our extensive experience working with children that have learning challenges sets us apart, as we strive to help these students achieve success and the confidence to excel. We offer services which include homework assistance, preparation for exams, term-paper completion, and special assignment facilitation. Our goal is to empower students with their academics utilizing modern study skills and one-on-one teaching to improve the overall interest and health of your child’s academic career.

Susan Williams, Director of Academics ETC., has extensive experience in training and development and a background working with all levels of students. A Palos Verdes Peninsula native, Susan graduated from Rolling Hills High School. Afterwards, she attended UCLA where she received a Bachelors Degree in Economics with an emphasis in Accounting. She worked for over 16 years in the corporate sector becoming a Certified Public Accountant, while focusing much of her attention on Human Resources, Training, and Development. Susan also has an MBA from USC and a Masters in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University.   Susan is driven by her passion for helping other Palos Verdes parents and children maximize their educational opportunities.