Tess Balentine Biography

Tess Balentine joined the SMU Academic Development of Student-Athletes team in January 2023

as a Quantitative Learning Specialist. Tess has been a tutor in ADSA since August 2016, providing subject-specific support in Mathematics, Statistical Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Spanish, and related courses. She earned a B.S. in Mathematics from SMU in May 2018. While earning her Bachelor’s Degree, Tess was Captain of the SMU Cheer Team. Prior to SMU, Tess previously worked as an Analyst at JPMorgan Chase. Born and raised in Scottsdale, Arizona, Tess currently resides in Dallas.