Jessica Bernards

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Jessica Bernards has been teaching mathematics since 2005. She has taught a wide range of mathematics courses from Developmental Math up through Calculus, both on campus and online, and has created curriculum for all of these levels. Additionally, Jessica is a member of AMATYC's Project ACCCESS Cohort 9 where she developed a Math Study Skills Program which is now used across the nation. In 2017, she was the recipient of the Leila and Simon Peskoff AMATYC Award for her work with Project ACCCESS. Jessica is also an author for Pearson Education.

Jessica earned bachelor's degrees in both education and mathematics from the University of Portland and her Master's in Mathematics degree from Portland State University.

Wendy Fresh

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Wendy Fresh has been teaching since 1997 at Portland Community College and has taught a wide range of classes from Developmental Math through Calculus, both on campus and online. Before teaching at PCC, Wendy began her teaching career in 1992, teaching high school at both rural and urban schools. Her love of creating curriculum to make the classroom come alive, has led her to working with technologies that can be incorporated into many courses. On top of teaching, Wendy is an author for Pearson Education.


She earned her Bachelors Degree in Mathematics Education from the University of Oregon and her Masters Degree in the Teaching of Mathematics from Portland State University.