Who We Are

Mindspark Math is run by Dave Lo ("Mr. Math"), an experienced instructor who has a Bachelor of Science degree (Honours program) from UBC. Dave loves mathematics and describes math with adjectives such as "cool", "fun", "beautiful", and "elegant". He is fond of saying "Don't just show the answers, show the thinking!" His math heroes include Martin Gardner (recreation mathematics), Douglas Hofstadter (Godel Escher Bach), Raymond Smullyan (recreation logic), Ian Stewart (math curiosities), Theoni Pappas (Joy of Math), Richard Benjamin (mathemagician), Vi Hart (mathfull videos), Eugenia Cheng (math and cooking).