Adrian Lindo

Profession: World Traveller

Teaching Experience: I am from Los Angeles, CA, USA. I have 2 years experience teaching intermediate level English students (mostly ages 14-22) in Vietnam. Classes mostly consisted of practicing daily conversation, pronunciation, and various grammar topics.

Struggling in IELTS? I know the strategies you need to guarantee a high score in your exam!
If you are interested in talking about some intellectual topics, I also have a broad knowledge in history, economics, politics, and current events.

Interests: My biggest passion in life is traveling, I have lived in several continents and visited over 45 countries in the world. Some of my favorite destinations have been Costa Rica, Ukraine, Slovenia, and Indonesia. This year I plan to travel throughout Russia and Central Asia


I am interested in cooking, travel, language-learning, hiking, sports, movies, philosophical discussions, and reading.

Education: Bachelors of Arts in Philosophy from California State University: Long Beach and a

CELTA graduate

Spoken Languages: Russian (Conversational), Chinese (Fluent), Spanish (Fluent), Vietnamese (Basic)

Hilary FL

Profession: English Educator and Content Writer

Teaching Experience: 2010-2011 English Camp Volunteer- Russia,
2015-2017 English Teacher- China,
2017-Present Virtual English Teacher- VIPKID

Interests: I like running, hiking, scuba diving, and riding my bike. I love to travel and learn new languages. I make art, specifically sculpture. I enjoy reading and am currently reading Neil Degrasse Tyson's book, "Astrophysics for People in a Hurry." I also enjoy watching movies and television.

Education: New College of Florida, International Studies

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Conversational), Chinese (Conversational)

John Kivinen

Profession: Former hotel and casino executive, recently semi-retired and teaching English

Interests: Literature, travel, contemporary music, football, basketball... Travel is my passion - I have been to over 150 countries.

Education: I started my school in England, and finished it in Finland. I further studied hotel management in a college and then, ten years later, acquired a vocational teacher's degree.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Fluent), Spanish (Basic), Finnish (Fluent)

Felecia G

Profession: Youth Development Specialist

Teaching Experience: I am currently a ESL teacher from grades 3-11 in a high-school-like setting in Ukraine. In addition to that I have taught English a couple years back in the Republic Of Georgia for approximately a year and some months.

Interests: I enjoy cooking, dancing, skiing, reading (novels mostly fiction), wine tasting, travelling and site seeing historical monuments. One of my biggest interest is also getting to know people - my personality yearns for human intercultural exchanges.

Education: I have a BA in Criminal Justice and a Minor in Psychology. Also, completed MPA in Public Administration at Strayer University

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Conversational), Ukrainian (Conversational), Georgian (Conversational)

Ellen T

Profession: ESL teacher

Teaching Experience: - Preschool teacher for 3 years
- Taught English privately to Russian students online for 2 years
- Online ESL teacher for 1 year

Interests: I love reading, cooking, doing art projects, and going on trips with my family.

Education: Bachelor's of Political Science from Temple University in Philadelphia

Spoken Languages: Russian (Fluent), English (Native)

Tim O

Profession: Self-Employed

Teaching Experience: I have 2 years of experience teaching English as a private tutor and I have over 100 hours of professional classroom experience both locally and in NYC. I'm TESOL Certified by the SIT Graduate Institute through the Rennert New York TESOL Center, which required over 160 hours of training in current teaching practices.

Interests: Health
Go (strategy board game)

Education: Tufts University, Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering 2015
SIT Graduate Institute, SIT TESOL Certificate Course 2018

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Conversational), Japanese (Basic), Spanish (Basic)

Nik English

Profession: English Language Teacher

Teaching Experience: I have taught English in Kazakhstan, Russia, Spain and the UK and have over 10 years of experience. I have taught students with all different levels of English and enjoying helping students to achieve their English language goals!

Education: I studied politics and history and the University of East Anglia in the UK. I did my Trinity TESOL Certificate in London.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Conversational), Spanish (Conversational), Kazakh (Basic)

Kristen Ann

Profession: Cardiac Sonographer, English Teacher

Teaching Experience: more than 20 years as a full time volunteer teacher

Interests: World Cultures,

Education: ACC, Austin, Texas. I studied Diagnostic Cardiac Ultrasound and Business Administration.
TESOL certified
I attend weekly classes to improve my public speaking and teaching

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Fluent), German (Basic)

Jae L

Profession: Doctor

Teaching Experience: I've been tutoring and teaching in classrooms for 3 years.

Interests: Travel, photography, hiking, running, ultimate frisbee

Education: Medical School for International Health, Ben Gurion University, Be'er Sheva, Israel; Knox College, Galesburg, IL, USA

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Korean (Native), Russian (Conversational), Hebrew (Basic)

Collin Tutoring

Profession: English Teacher, Translator, and Marketer

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching English for the past two years. I have taught while abroad through Skype and Zoom as well as in person in St. Petersburg Russia. I work in a language school designed to move at the student's pace. I use the communicative approach throughout all of my teaching.

Interests: I like Music, Sports, Painting, and learning new languages. I love to travel to new places and eat new foods.

Education: I took a 6 month course and received my TEFL Certificate from The International TEFL and TESOL Institution, which is accredited worldwide.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Fluent)