Brendan Rajah-Boyer

Brendan hails from a Chicago suburb and went on to get his Bachelors in Biology from Whitman College where he was also on the track and cross country team. His passion for spiders led him to a Masters in Evolutionary Biology from SDSU where he met his wife. Most recently he obtained a Masters in […]

Carl Landegger

Carl Landegger was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil and lived most of his life in New York City. He earned a BA in Marketing and Graphic Design at St. John’s University and two masters degrees from the School of Visual Arts in both Design for Social Innovation and Art Education. He has a passion […]

Jennifer Mason

In addition to having been an English teacher for over 20 years, Jennifer Mason is also a licensed acupuncturist and a stand up comedian. She started teaching English as a Second Language at the Beijing Languages and Culture University in 1990 and has taught people from all over the world. Now she’s hoping the 8th […]

Patrick McLaughlin

Patrick McLaughlin is an east coast transplant from Pennsylvania. He spent most of his adult life living in New York City and its surrounding areas but is happy to now call San Diego home. Patrick holds an M.M. in Vocal Performance from San Diego State University, an M.A.T. in Music Education from Montclair State University […]

Joshua Patrick O’Connor

I was born and raised in Carlsbad, CA and attended UH Manoa as a Political Science major. After living and working in Hawaii for almost 10 years, I decided to move to Asia and teach English. China and Thailand were home for 3 years where I was able to have ample travel opportunities there, and […]

Claire Brown

I was born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. I graduated from The Ohio State University with a degree in Middle Childhood Education, specializing in Math and English Language Arts. I will be starting my third year teaching this upcoming school year. I have taught in Columbus OH, and Chicago IL. Outside of the classroom, I […]

Freddie Bermudez

In the third grade I was awarded a certificate that said I was the king of caring. This award is given to the student that shows the most kindness to others, and that year it was me. These caring attributes became something that defined me as a person and shortly after, being the king of […]