Contact Information

Phone: (256) 880-1444
Fax: (256) 880-1466
Monday: 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday: 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday: 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Sunday: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Meet the Tutors

Our Sylvan trained and certified tutors are dedicated to your child’s success. Working together with you, we will:

  • Pinpoint your child’s learning needs using the Sylvan Skills Assessment®
  • Develop a personalized learning plan based on your child’s goals
  • Offer unique insights about what will work for your child
  • Teach each lesson the way your child learns best
  • Build a relationship with your child to provide learning that’s fun, engaging and rewarding
Put years of educational experience to work for your family. Contact our center to find out how we can help today!

Executive Director, Huntsville tutoring

Cathy Parrill

Executive Director

Catherine Parrill started her career with Sylvan as a Center Director. She has been an Executive Director for over twelve years, and currently oversees centers in Birmingham, Hoover and Huntsville. Ms. Parrill has Bachelors and Masters degrees in vocal music education, has done graduate studies in creative writing and doctoral studies in choral conducting. She has taught students of all ages, from kindergarten through college, in states across America and in Haiti. Cathy's publications include a children's book and award winning essays from her memoir in progress, as well as short fiction. Awards include Teacher of the Year and Professional Leadership Award. When not at Sylvan, she's playing with her three grandchildren, hiking, writing and making music!

Amanda Smith

Director Of Education

Greg Jackson

Center Director