University of California,

Santa Barbara, California

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Certificate.


Oregon State University

Corvallis, Oregon

Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc., Summer Institute Graduate.


California Community Colleges, Sacramento, California

State of California Community College Instructor Credential


School for International Training

Brattleboro, Vermont

Master of Arts (M.A.) in International Administration.

Course work in community development, cross-cultural communication, and language teaching methodology.


Peace Corps

Washington, DC

Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Certificate.


University of the Pacific

Stockton, California

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Social Sciences.

Course work in sociology, cultural anthropology, and linguistics.  Independent study:  Kyoto, Japan.


University of Bangalore

Bangalore, India

Academic year abroad.