Margaret

Profession: Dental Professional and English Instructor

Teaching Experience: I have taught small groups of students in informal settings.

Interests: I love to read and watch period dramas. I'm also a music fanatic!

Education: I have a degree in dental therapy.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


James JD

Profession: Session Musician / Accent Coach / English Teacher

Teaching Experience: As well as working as a TEFL qualified English teacher in various institutions over the past decade, I have spent the last few years on Cambly teaching thousands of students. I have over 14,000 lessons taught on Cambly, covering daily conversation, business English, IELTS and TOEFL speaking preparation and accent coaching.

Since 2008 I have been working as a professional session musician, and during that time I have also worked as a music teacher, teaching piano, ukulele and music theory

Interests: I am a professional musician living in Turkey, and over the last 12 years I have performed as a pianist on stages around the world with hundreds of bands and artists. I also enjoy working in the studio as a sound designer, session musician and film maker.

When I'm not working as a musician, I enjoy learning Turkish, cooking, hiking and camping in the mountains and doing film and video editing. My other interests include electronics, psychology, travelling and meeting new people

Education: I went to school in England and did three years of A Levels (usually we only do two years in the UK, but I couldn't decide what I wanted to study so I did an extra year to add extra subjects!)

Spoken Languages: English (Native: UK), Turkish (Conversational)


Anthony S.

Profession: Online ESL Tutor

Teaching Experience: I've been teaching all my life!!
I started since I was in school, teaching my fellow classmates and neighbors' kids. Then I moved on to coach assistance at a CrossFit box.
After that, I was an on the job trainer at a call center. Ever since then I felt that I just wanted to keep teaching so I prepared myself to become an ESL Tutor for one of the best LATAM companies. As of today, I teach children from ages 5 - 15. I love it.

Interests: I grew up in one of the most beautiful cities in the world. I've traveled throughout the USA and Central America. I used to be a CrossFit Athlete. I love talking about series, movies, food and DC and Marvel heroes.

Education: I have a specialized TEFL certification in online teaching. I was a physiotherapist college student but currently, I hold an associate degree in management and I'm enrolled to get my BA degree in Psychopedagogy.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), Spanish (Fluent)


Ken Wing

Profession: My career has been filled with international travel as an importer in the USA

Teaching Experience: I am a native English speaker , born and raised in Manhattan and have been a tutor on Cambly for nearly two years. As a fourth generation Asian American, I am familiar with the challenges that Asians encounter when they learn English.

I will correct every mistake you make or suggest different ways to express yourself.

I tailor each class to the student's specific needs or goals. I look forward to working with you!

Interests: People, art, personal stories, travel, new cultures, food

Education: I have a degree in Fine Arts and love the visual and performing arts!

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)


Elaine Small

Profession: Author, Song Writer, Musician, Writer, Internet Researcher

Teaching Experience: I am a trained Sabbath School Teacher. I have taught students at church for many years. As a Sabbath School Teacher, I teach lessons that are found in the bible. I have to review the lesson before teaching the class. I have trained employees for many years. I taught children at the secondary school as a substitute.

Interests: Music, writing, reading, crocheting, knitting, playing the keyboard, guitar, organ, accordion and other musical instruments. Singing gospel songs, going on missionary trips, prison volunteer, feeding the homeless, visiting nursing homes. Vegan cooking, being creative in the kitchen, fitness, health, Christian religion, other cultures.

Education: SUNY at Brockport. Studied Criminal Justice and Theatre.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Franck L

Profession: Freelance artist / programmer - Languages: English, Português, Français, Español, Italiano - Interview Preparation

Teaching Experience: Over 3 years of online language tutoring
Teaching assistant School of Visual Arts
Private language tutoring

Interests: Visual arts, computer programming and web design, cuisine, investing, film and TV, world events

Education: visual arts
computer programming

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), French (Native), Portuguese (Fluent), Spanish (Conversational), Italian (Basic)


Bruce Jhon

Profession: ESL Teacher

Teaching Experience: Teaching young adults
Cambridge Exam Preparation
Conversation Classes

Interests: I love sport, reading, travelling and getting to know people from other countries.

Education: TESOL Master Certificate
Grammar Certificate

Spoken Languages: English (Native: UK), Spanish (Basic)


Mary Grace C.

Profession: Traveler + Digital Nomad (English tutor/teacher)

Teaching Experience: I lived and worked in France twice as an English Assistant Teacher, first for six months in the north, as well as for three months in the south. I have participated in ESL Tutoring Volunteer with adults at local teaching organizations in the U.S. and I have worked with small groups and one-on-one. For three years at university, I participated in an English Language Exchange Partner program for foreign students where I hosted and tutored them privately.

Interests: I come from an eight-ethnicity, "melting pot" American family, and grew up with pilot grandfathers whose flying careers helped inspire me from a young age to travel the world. I have made multiple international friends since the age of 16 and have met and been hosted personally by more than 30 of them. Needless to say, English is what connected all of us so well, and why I enjoy helping others improve their language abilities to this day. I would really love to be a part of your English journey!

Education: University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
B.A. Degree in Communications and French (2018)

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), French (Conversational), Turkish (Basic), Spanish (Basic)


Al B Mello

Profession: English tutor with a Chinese online tutoring school named Acadsoc.

Teaching Experience: Well as I mentioned above, I've been teaching ESL since 1998, though most of it was volunteer work at my church where I also did simultaneous translation (Portuguese to English and vice versa). But from Aug 2014 to Aug 2019 I worked at CCAA internationally known as CCLS, and there I taught mostly advanced levels and also a TOEFL prep course where we also applied the TOEFL exam

Interests: I'm a Brazilian native, I moved to the US when I was only 8 and I lived there till I was 30, so believe me, I know what it's like to struggle with learning a new language. And that's probably why I like to teach English so much.

Education: I'm currently working on my TESOL

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), Portuguese (Native)


Colin Hancock

Profession: Entrepreneur

Teaching Experience: I have countless hours of conversation with members of the public.

Interests: Travel and get to know about different cultures.

Education: Languages High School
120 Hours TESOL Certificate

Spoken Languages: English (Native: UK)


brenda marumure

Profession: English Primary school teacher.

Teaching Experience: currently teaching english at a Swedish primary school.

Interests: I am 48 years old I teach English at a Swedish primary school my hobbies include reading ,traveling watching sports English literature socialising with people of different cultures.

Education: Cambridge A levels in English.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: UK)


Cameron Davis

Profession: Journalism.

Teaching Experience: I taught English as a second language to adults in the past in the U.K. and thoroughly enjoyed it. Many of my previous students are now settled in the U.K. and Canada and are enjoying great professional success in their lives because of their ability to speak and write English fluently.

Interests: I love watching romantic comedies and learning about other cultures. I also love cooking and playing badminton.

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Law, Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Karen (UK)

Profession: Ex Flight Attendant / Government Civil Servant ------- Customer Service / Human Resources /

Teaching Experience: 300,000 MINUTES TEACHING ON CAMBLY! English tutor in my community.
I have 4 adult children and 2 grandchildren and have been actively involved in their education.

I help students prepare for their CABIN CREW interview, guiding them with role playing situations based on my previous personal experience as a flight attendant and airline customer service executive.

Interests: I am a retired flight attendant with 30 years experience in aviation with customer service skills. I have 4 adult children and my interests are reading, writing short stories and spending time with my family. I am well travelled and consider myself lucky to have visited some great places including the Middle East. I enjoy music, art and the theatre. I spend at least 7 days a week tutoring on Cambly - please come and find me!

Education: West London College where I studied Art and English. I have an English diploma for language and literature.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: UK)


Joseph A

Profession: My first profession was mechanical engineering currently high school teacher and online language teacher

Teaching Experience: I am, currently an English high school teacher.I have had many years of teaching English as a second language, to all ages .I am also, an online English language teacher of all ages. i have been with Cambly for two years.I am also Ielts qualified .

Interests: watching movies, music, videos, travelling, cooking ,camping, out door activities, and fishing.MY passion football, (soccer) and learning of the many cultures around the world also i enjoy building houses and renovating old houses .

Education: My education, was entirely in Australia. After finishing high school. I commenced my 4 year course in mechanical engineering. After which, i completed my teaching certificates .

Spoken Languages: English (Native: Australia / New Zealand)


Marco Fernandez

Profession: I am currently an English teacher as well as a manager for a medium sized telecommunication company.

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching for over 12 years now with students from 3 years at private schools in person and online, to adults that are in high-level management positions that need to increase their professional vocabulary related to their own industry or more general business setting conversation as well as discussions they may have regarding conversation etiquette in the US.

Interests: I love learning, my hobbies include motorcycle riding daily to and from work. Archery with my son and wife every weekend as well as running at least 10 kilometers on a daily basis during my free time. I am also an avid reader of world history and current world events. I truly love traveling and learning about other cultures.

Education: I am TEFL certified for 150 hours and I hold a Bachelors degree in English literature.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)


Christina Cour

Profession: English Teacher, English Writer

Teaching Experience: Four years teaching English abroad to English as a Second Language students. Tutoring Online and In-Person Experience.

Interests: Traveling, living abroad, international relations

Education: University of California, Berkeley: Bachelors of the Arts
Fudan University, Shanghai: Study Abroad Program for Business, Economics

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), French (Conversational)


Patrice R.

Profession: ESL Teacher

Teaching Experience: I have over 20 years in Education teaching students ages 2-60 years old online and in person in the classroom. Over the years, I have taught English as a Second Language, healthcare and career guidance.

Interests: I like a lot of activities, but I especially love the beach, swimming, shopping, cooking, reading, watching movies and spending time with my daughter.

Education: I earned my Master of Public Health degree in 2012 from Kaplan University and also completed a TESOL certificate this year June from International Open College.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)


John Siwicki

Profession: Teacher/Photographer/Writer

Teaching Experience: I worked in Japan as an English Instructor for 25 years. I taught business English at companies, held lectures at university, and gave private lessons as well.

Interests: I'm also a photographer, and cover all aspects of that field. I'm a writer of psychological suspense, and poetry. I like music, and play blues guitar.

Education: I went to Western Technical Institute and studied Mechanical Design, but interested in communication.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)


Erica

Profession: Entrepreneur | Business English | Interviews |

Teaching Experience: My teaching experience is primarily in training adult groups at corporate seminars and assisting newly hired employees with initial training. I enjoy teaching Business English and have over 150,000 minutes of teaching on Cambly. I love to give my students the best experience for a 😃 😃 😃 😃 😃 5 smile experience. My students include many business professionals from industries such as Technology, Finance, Consulting, Engineering, Medicine and the like.

Interests: I am a native English speaker who can help you with your conversational and business English. I am happy to help you prepare for an interview, practice general conversation, discuss travel or talk about anything you would like to practice. I love travel ✈️, business, economics, culture discussions, movies, TV 📺 series, Netflix, Amazon Prime, food 🍜, art 🎭, and more!

🕒 Please note that if you are late for class, we still need to end class on time & you may have time left on your clock 🕒

Education: I am a certified TEFL instructor and I will always be a life-long student of business.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)


Christopher JR

Profession: I am an ESL teacher (private, in-school, in-company, online) and freelance translator for a variety of client-companies around the world.

Teaching Experience: I have worked as an ESL teacher, translator and interpreter in both Canada and Brazil, as well as for renowned multinationals from around the world. I’ve enjoyed teaching all ESL levels, from pre-school through high school, university prep, post-graduate seminars, and on to top executives.

I’ve prepared students for the TOEFL, IELTS and TOEIC exams as well as the Cambridge FCE, CAE and FCE. I’ve been working with the Michigan MET exam as teacher and proctor, applying the actual exams in Brazil.

Interests: A native of Canada, born and raised, I currently reside in Brazil and I’m loving every minute of it. As an ESL teacher with over 25 years of teaching experience, including literally thousands of hours of conversation classes, I’ve been blessed with the opportunity to meet innumerable eager, engaged and curious students. I’ve been able to help them realize their goal of learning, speaking, truly communicating in English. I can’t wait to help you, too.

Education: I have a Master of Arts degree from the University of Manitoba, Canada, where my academic pursuits centered on Language Studies and English Literature.
I have been further presented, with distinction, the Foundation Certificate for Teachers of Business English by the London Chamber of Commerce International Examinations Board (LCCIEB), through the British Council.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), Portuguese (Fluent), Spanish (Conversational), French (Basic)