Dr. Marilyn Simon


Dr. Marilyn K. Simon resides in Del Mar, CA and has a second home in Northern Baja, California. Dr. Marilyn holds several accredited degrees; a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Mathematics Education from CUNY at Brooklyn College; a Master of Science in Teaching from the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) in Chicago, IL; and a Ph.D. from Walden University in Mathematics and Education.

Dr. Marilyn is an Associate Faculty Member at Walden University, the University of Phoenix, School of Advanced Studies, Colorado State University, and Pacific Oaks College.

Dr. Marilyn is the president and co-founder of Best-Prep, Inc., an educational consulting firm. She has successfully mentored hundreds of doctoral students. Her book, Dissertation and Scholarly Research: Recipes for success (2013 edition) is a must read for doctoral students. She was a mathematics education ambassador to South Africa in 2000. She conducted post-doctoral research at the Institute of Advanced Studies in Princeton, New Jersey. Dr. Marilyn is the president of the board of directors of Responsibility – dedicated to changing the lives of children who live in and near Tijuana’s vast municipal garbage dump.

To reach Dr. Marilyn K. Simon for information on consulting please e-mail: mksimon@earthlink.net