Profession: I have been working as an online teacher for the past 1.5 years.
Teaching Experience: I was a substitute teacher in 2 Junior High Schools in my city. I taught for 5 years in Japan, 3 as an Assistant Language Teacher at a Junior High School in Niikappu-cho, Hokkaido. I taught children and adults at an English Village in Daegu, South Korea for 3 years. I've taught English online for the past 1.5 years.
Interests: Hello! I love sports, art, and music. I'm a golfer, Ironman Triathlete, marathon swimmer, winter swimmer, water polo player, alpine cyclist,and martial artist. I like to sing and play my guitar. I also play electric bass, piano and harmonica. I'm going to record an album this summer. I like to cook, bake, and brew my own beers. I love red wine. I love traveling, and have been to 26 countries so far. I speak Japanese and I'm learning Spanish right now! I like to draw with charcoal pencil.
Education: Bachelor of Arts, in Communication Arts from Iona College in New Rochelle, NY. I have an advanced TESOL certification. In 2010 I was certified as a Total Immersion Swimming Coach. I'm a 1st Degree Black Belt in World Go-Ju ryu Karate.
Spoken Languages: 英语 (Native), 日语 (Conversational), 西班牙语 (Basic)