The author of one book and many published essays and op-ed pieces, Dave Crystal is a cum laude graduate of the University of Pennsylvania where he received Honors in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. He was a columnist for the Daily Pennsylvanian and a contributor to Penn’s prestigious journal of political science, Sound Politicks. Additionally, he has been the subject of articles in Front Page Magazine, The Jerusalem Post, Philadelphia Weekly, The Forward, The Miami Herald and The Jewish Exponent. His professional history includes: being an investment manager research analyst for Merrill Lynch; a licensed financial advisor; the President of 3rd Channel, an e-commerce solutions company; and the founder of Crystal Clear Tutors. Tutoring is Dave’s true passion and he has been doing it since the age of 19. He has also lectured at many fine institutions including Books&Books, Aish Hatorah, The Hineini Center, NYU, and Penn. Mr. Crystal also has an MBA from the University of Miami.