deerfield

Instructors

S P O R T S

Cooper Venamore

Football/Basketball

Cooper Venamore is a junior at Deerfield High school. He has played 9 years of tackle football starting at the age of 8. He has played 8 years of basketball and loves this sport very much. He was named MVP for his freshman basketball team. He is also picked up volleyball 4 years ago and plays outside hitter. He believes that hard work and dedication makes the dream work. Cooper is great with kids and would love to help out. Cooper is also a huge Bears and Cubs fan. 

Luke Woodson

Basketball

Luke Woodson is a junior at Deerfield High School. Luke has played basketball and football for 10 years. He was a starter on the varsity football and basketball team last year. He was awarded all conference for football his sophomore season. He has worked and lead in a sports camp in the past with little kids. He believes hard work and persistance pays off in the end. Luke loves the Bears and Cubs and can't wait to work with your kid.

Katie Morgan

Soccer

Katie Morgan is a junior at Deerfield High School. She has played soccer for 10+ years and played tennis for 10+ years as well. She plays soccer and plays defence for Pegasus FC and has made the GPS national team for 2 years in a row, along with making nationals for Super Y leauge. Katie's favorite subject is math and can help teach up until Sophomore curriculum.

Hudson Sherwood

Football/Volleyball

Hudson Sherwood is a junior at Deerfield High School. He played soccer for 10 years and has been playing football for 5 years. He is a 3.5 Star Kicker/Punter on the football team as well as a libero on the volleyball team. He has been playing volleyball for 3 years and made the JV team his sophomore year but the season was unfortunately cut short due to COVID-19. He was named the Special Teams MVP two times in a row for Football as well as Defensive MVP for volleyball. He also played midfield for all 10 years of playing soccer. Hudson believes that hard work and dedication will help you achieve your goals as well as no dream is too big. His favorite Athlete is Javier Baez and his favorite team is the Chicago Bears. 

Chris Dawson

Football/Volleyball

Chris Dawson is a Senior at Deerfield High School. He has been a captain in both Football and Volleyball. He has been playing football for 10 years and Volleyball for 6 years. Chris Dawson started for the Deerfield Warriors Varsity football team this past year at Middle Linebacker. He made 208 tackles which led the state and broke a school record. He was also was 7th all-time in the state of Illinois for solo tackles in a season with 149. Chris was named to first team All-Area as well as the All-Conference team. He has played just about every position on the football field in his time at High School. QB, WR, RB, LB, and DB. Chris also plays Volleyball for the Warriors and was slated in to be the Libero for the Varsity Team before the season got cancelled due to Covid-19. He has also played hitter and setter in the past. Chris believes in hard work and relentless effort to improve your skills in your sport. Because of his small stature he has needed to be the hardest worker in every sport he has played. At 5’6” he has been doubted his whole life and embraces proving people wrong and achieving his own goals. He also can't wait to help your child out in Math.

Matthew Dworsky

Baseball/Softball

Matt Dworsky is a junior at Deerfield High School. He has been playing baseball his entire life. He was on the Varsity baseball team as a Freshman. Matt also plays baseball for Top Tier which is one of the best club teams in the state. Matt is great with kids as he also runs a sports summer camp. Matt does lessons out of his backyard, where he has a full batting cage with turf and a pitching machine.

A C A D E M I C S/B A B Y  S I T T I N G

Declan Griscom

Homework Helper

Declan is a freshman moving into sophomore year at Grace Church. He is 6’1, almost 6’2 and loves to socialize with his friends. He enjoys playing football aswell as soccer every so often. I play music, mainly guitar and piano, though I am not the best. Declan loves to work with technology, and to explore entrepreneurship. He loves to work with kids, and can't wait to meet them.

Noah Ben-Zion

Homework Helper/Babysitting

Noah Ben-Zion is a freshman at NYC museum school moving into sophomore year. He has been babysitting for over a year, and has been passionate about history since he was a little kid. Noah loves history, which happens to be his best subject in school, and connecting with little kids. Noah also enjoys playing  football/watching and playing every sport. He can't wait to meet your kids.

Ari Schlanger

Homework Helper/Art Instructor

Ari Schlanger is a rising sophomore at Ethical Culture Fieldstone School. Ari is a social activist and artist focused on 2D drawing, both digitally and physically, Ari is known for his style and willingness to teach others. He believes that every style is different, and teaching should fit the person being taught. Ari also enjoys writing, and does so in his free time. Ari has two brothers, and loves playing with his 10 year old brother.

Flora Tauber

Homework Helper/ Babysitter

Flora is a rising sophomore at Ethical Culture Fieldstone School. She likes to surf, and make neon. Flora is an only child, and has 2 little cousins. She enjoys working on creative writing projects for fun and reading in her free time. Flora is very excited to be a part of Talenthood and can't wait to work with your kids.

Ethan Ben-Zion

Homework Helper

Ethan is a rising freshman at Eleanor Roosevelt high school in New York City. He’s very studious but also loves to have fun. His favorite subjects are history and science. He loves to hang out with his friends and play outside. Ethan also loves to listen to music, and he has babysat and tutored in the past. He has an older brother named Noah, who is also part of Talenthood NYC. Ethan is also very interested in swimming, and he has a great time swimming with his brother. Ethan is so excited to meet your kids.

Adei Jackson

Homework Helper/ Babysitter

Adei is a sophomore in high school at the Ethical Culture Fieldston School. She has been in her school band since second grade and plays the clarinet. She takes computer science in school and participates in additional out-of-school computer science classes through a program called CodeNext. She also graduated from a program called Prep for Prep. 

M U S I C

Sydney Berna

Piano

Sydney Berna is a sophomore at the United Nations International School (UNIS). She plays many sports such as gymnastics, track and a little bit of soccer. She has been doing gymnastics since she was 8 years old and is currently on a competitive gymnastics team and competes in many gymnastics competitions each year. She also plays soccer and does track for the Junior Varsity team at her school. She has also been playing piano since she was in kindergarten and performs at concerts annually. Furthermore, she is also familiar and has been practicing Spanish since she was in kindergarten and is working hard to learn Italian at school.

Maddie Berna

Piano

Maddie is a sophomore at the United Nations International school (UNIS). She has been playing piano since kindergarten, and she performs at piano concerts annually. She is familiar with chords, and can teach kids to play any song they desire. She plays many sports such as gymnastics, track, and volleyball. She has been a gymnast since she was 6 years old. She competes in 8 gymnastics competitions each year, and is on a competitive team in New York City. She is on the track and volleyball teams at UNIS. She also speaks spanish and has a working knowledge of Italian.

C R E A T I V E  H O B B I E S

T E C H N O L O G Y

The location of the lesson is up to you. It can be at your house, the instructor's house or a mutually convenient location.

**Please do not hire our instructors directly, all bookings have to go through Talenthood.**

 
 
 
 
 
 
Contact

Cooper Cohen (Founder/CEO)

914-536-1823

talenthoodinfo@gmail.com​

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