Patricia Hunter - ELI Instructor
Education: B.B.A. in Business Administration from Albany State University
Hobbies: Sewing and decorating
Travel Experience: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Washington, D.C.
Cindy Schaeffner - ELI Instructor
Education: B.A. in English with a minor in French from Georgia Southwestern State University
M. Ed. in English from Georgia Southwestern State University
Ed. S. in English from Troy State University
Gifted endorsement from Georgia Southwestern State University
ESL seminar at the English Language Institute at Georgia Southwestern State University
ESL training from the Georgia Baptist Convention
Studied Abroad in Dijon, France
Interesting and Relevant Work Experience: Woman's Missionary Union Director for the Friendship Baptist Association, Spiritual Growth Leader at the Sumter County Jail
Travel Experience: Avid traveler - visited 20 different countries, many of them more than once and I try to stay in homes, whenever possible
Maribel Villegas - International Student Advocate/ELI Instructor
Education: B.A. in English from Brewton Parker College, 2011, Georgia National Writing Project at GSW, 2011, TESOL certified by the American TESOL Institute
Interesting and Relevant Work Experience: International Student Tutor at Brewton Parker College, Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society
Hobbies: Traveling, mission work, running, exercising, volleyball, and reading
Travel Experience: Nicaragua and Mexico
Kevin Ellis - Activities Program Coordinator/Instructor
Education: B.A. in History with a minor in Sociology from Georgia Southwestern State University, TESOL certified by the American TESOL Institute.
Interesting and Relevant Work Experience:
Hobbies: Camping, Hiking, Archery, and Martial Arts
Travel Experience: Traveled to Mexico, Japan, China, Bulgaria, Greece, and South Korea. Also traveled to various states around the U.S.
John Fox - Director of the English Language Institute
Education: B.B.A. in Human Resource Management and M.B.A. in Social Administration from GSW,
Member of the Georgia Council of Teachers of English
Interesting and Relevant Work Experience: Total of 17 years teaching ESL, including 5 ½ years in South Korea, worked as a D.J. (disk jockey) at a radio station in Georgia
Hobbies: Reading, watching TV and movies, listening to music, and driving
Travel Experience: Lived in Inchon, South Korea for 5 ½ years, visited Hong Kong, Thailand, and the Philippines in 1994, Guam in 1997, and Japan in 2010.