About Our Team

Our team of faculty have all earned Master's degrees in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, linguistics, and related fields of study. They have designed a rigorous curriculum which includes courses in Reading and Writing for Academic Purposes, Grammar, Listening, Pronunciation and Speaking skills. Our administrators have degrees and special training in their areas of expertise.

Leyah Malcha Bergman-Lanier, PhD.

Executive Director

Phillip Nguyen

IT Coordinator

Michelle Snead

Academic Coordinator

Roseli Franco

Faculty

Michael Knepp

Faculty

Noah Schmidt

Faculty

Anna Willson

Faculty

Adriana Treadway

Director of Intensive English Program

Bethany Peevy

Student Services Coordinator

Tony Hartman

Instructional Technology Coordinator & Faculty

Wendy Howard

Faculty

Kim Maksymovich

Faculty

Alice Shepherd

Faculty

Triny Yates-Knepp

Faculty

Nakeli Hendrix

International Student Advisor & Registrar

Nate Rizzo

Technical Assistant

Gavin Nelson

Special Programs & Teacher Training Coordinator

Vladimir Ivashchenko

Faculty

Wendy McBride

Faculty

Matthew Showman

Faculty

Lynne Marie Lukas

Executive Assistant

Shelby Shackelford

Administrative Assistant

Cindy Rauth

ELAC Academic Coordinator

Kirk Lanier

Georgetown Square Mgr. & Photographer

Kevin Johnson

Faculty

Don Williams

Faculty