- CELTA certification
- Bachelor of arts degree in journalism
- Previous experience teaching English in Madagascar, Russia, Laos, Turkey
- Extensive experience teaching English for business purposes
- Professional experience as writer, editor, proofreader
Dragoman Akademi (clients: Statkraft, KVK Teknik Servis, 1000 Volt, Emlak Konut, Novartis, Anadolu Grubu, DenizEmeklilik/MetLife, Mercedes-Benz, Abdi Ibrahim, DenizBank, Sekerbank), Istanbul, October 2010–July 2012. Also taught private lessons to adults at all levels of fluency.
Volunteer teacher at three ESL schools in Houaphanh Province, March–June 2010.
Academy of International Business Collaboration (client: Reebok-Russia), Moscow, June–September 1997.
English Teaching Program, American Cultural Center, Antananarivo, January–April 1995.