2011 - 2016
English Language Teacher Misato Town Board of EducationImplemented a new Communicative Approach based curriculum. Proactively collaborated with Japanese teachers and the Board of Education to design and implement student-centered lessons.
Assist and pilot professional development workshops, training, and research.
Integrate technologies to improve learner motivation and language learning.
Collaborate with the public library to procure children's books.
Translate and coach speech contestants and the town's mayor's speech for a global conference.
2008 - 2011
English Language Teacher InteracCollaborated with Japanese teachers to design and deliver student-centered lessons to young learners.
Proactively engaged in and lead professional development workshops and training.
Coached Rugby at the local high school and kids rugby school.
2007 - 2008
English Teacher NOVATaught adult and young learners English as a foreign language.
Proactively engaged in professional development.
2005 - 2007
Lead Fraud Investigator Suntrust Bank, N.A.Investigated fraud occurring in all types of SunTrust bank accounts with an emphasis on New Account Fraud, Check Fraud, and ATM Fraud. Augmented various procedures and policies to facilitate and increase the efficiency of loss prevention by proactively working with various departments and managers. Coached and trained other investigators in banking and investigating techniques, regulations, and operations.
2004 - 2005
Financial Services Representative Suntrust Bank, N.A.Explained, promoted, referred, and sold bank products and services. Business development and client relationship building through networking, referrals, cold calling, sales calls and presentations, and created business letter offers.Served as a product knowledge mentor and teller trainer.
2016 - Present
Coach and Owner Learn While CreatingProvide synchronous and asynchronous learner-centered English learning sessions to adult learners around the world. Website and brand creation and management across various platforms.