Patricia, who is American born, has spent a good part of her life living in the US, Europe and the Far East. She turned business English coach after years of leading successful careers in business, in areas such as human resources and security as well as in law. In addition to her law degree, Patricia holds a BA degree in Psychology and a teaching certification for teaching business English to adult students. Patricia’s vast and exciting experience conducting business all over the world provides her with a unique added value and a world of knowledge when teaching about intercultural communication, doing business in many countries as well as when working with global businesspeople in a myriad of disciplines. Her amazing life story, along with her extensive business experience and charming personality, have proven to be valuable with her many corporate clients and independent businesspeople. Her students are embraced by her unique teaching style and are driven to advance their goals with confidence.
Judy, American born, obtained her BA in criminal justice from Temple University, Philadelphia. In the States, she worked as staffing services manager for many years, managing all phases of recruitment, guiding HR teams, and conducting behavioral training to candidates. She has been teaching business English to business professionals for the last 20 years, encompassing a wide range of skill building activities for improving speaking, writing, presentation, reading and listening skills. In addition, Judy conducts workshops for managers and employees in a wide range of industries including pharmaceutical, food, hi-tech, military, medical and communications. She also coaches international business people on cross-cultural communication skills. Judy combines her invaluable knowledge and experience with her charming personality to create a highly effective learning experience for her many clients.
Heidi, American born, earned her BA in journalism from the University of Minnesota. Since most of her U.S. business experience comes from the retail field, she has a wealth of knowledge related to customer service and negotiation skills as well as to relaying messages with a positive perspective. Heidi employs these skills when teaching her students about international communication with their overseas colleagues. Heidi’s business teaching experience covers individual and group courses for beginners, mid-level learners, and advance English speakers who are looking for that extra push to get to the next level. Heidi knows how to modify the level, pace, and content of each student’s program so they can accomplish their specific business English course goals. Heidi’s warm and open personality encourages her students to quickly fall in love with the English language and enjoy their learning experience.
Yonatan was born in London, England and earned his BA degree in political studies from Nottingham University. He worked in the field of horticulture at the botanical gardens for many years. As a business English teacher, he has taught beginner, intermediate and high-level learners in different professional backgrounds, including military retirees transitioning into the public workforce, hi-tech employees and business professional in the finance arena. Yonatan’s business knowledge and experience along with his enduring commitment to his students’ progress are the perfect combination for success. His personal motto that is conveyed to his clients is “You can do it”.
Keren was born and raised in the U.S. She has earned both her BA and MA degrees in occupational therapy from Boston University in Massachusetts. Keren has facilitated learning and skill enhancement in both individual and group settings and is able to incorporate those skills into the domain of language instruction. In addition, Keren has been teaching business English to groups and individuals, as well as teaching graduate students in the academic arena. As a language coach, Keren is articulate and charismatic and brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience in bridging intercultural gaps in the business context. With her positive attitude, comprehensive knowledge and the capability to connect to each client on both professional and personal levels, Keren is a true asset to TriEnglish.
Zoe, American born, holds a BSc degree in anthropology from Tulane University. She has led multiple individual and group programs at large companies such as Intel as well as individual courses for many business professionals in both the private and public sectors. Her dynamic background includes volunteering for the Orangutan Foundation in Borneo, Indonesia, which improved her ability to successfully adapt to and communicate with interfaces from varying cultures. She is also a patient and understanding Feldenkrais practitioner and works with athletes, dancers, musicians, students and the elderly. Her natural talent for teaching, along with her energetic and open personality are a true added-value for business people who study with her.
Gill, born in Zimbabwe, earned her BA in psychology from the University of Cape Town in South Africa. She received her BEd in Teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) from Beit Berl College and later successfully completed the EMB (English Means Business) Program in 2016. She has worked as an English second language educator for over twenty years to diverse groups, including children with learning disabilities and young adults preparing for their English matriculation examination. Gill has moved into teaching business English, as she believes it is a necessary skill for business professionals who work in global environments. Using her strong teaching experience, she is ready to prepare her learners for key business meetings, to strengthen their grammar and professional vocabulary, and to increase their self-confidence through simulating relevant business conversations. Gill’s patient demeanor and strong belief in her learners’ abilities makes for a successful learning experience for her business English clients.
Sarah was born and grew up in Manchester, England. She holds a BA in social work from Bar-Ilan University, a teaching certificate from the Ministry of Education, and an MA in Education from Derby University. In addition, she has undergone various professional seminars in such areas as teaching methods, emotional intelligence and computer applications. As a professional English teacher with over 30 years of experience, she has a rich background in teaching adults of all levels. She teaches parliament members, senior airline managers, hi-tech workers, bank employees and more. The knowledge and experience she has acquired throughout her career, enable her to identify the unique needs of each client and to customize the learning program and teaching style. Sarah is open, sensitive and friendly – three vital characteristics which yield an effective and enjoyable learning experience.
Sharon, a native of the United States, completed her BA in social work in Tel Aviv University. She began teaching English in 2012 and successfully completed the CELTA program through the University of Cambridge. Sharon also completed a teaching certificate program at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem to integrate into the education system, and recently completed a professional course in neurolanguage coaching. Sharon has experience teaching in both formal and informal settings and has worked with diverse students ranging from police officers at the police academy to families traveling abroad. Sharon’s exposure to diverse business cultures brings a rich teaching experience and a wealth of knowledge to her business English students. Her niche when teaching English with both individuals and groups includes spoken business communication skills and small talk, email writing, presentation skills and English-led meeting skills.
Brian is an American lawyer with degrees in law and political science from the University of Virginia. Following graduation, Brian enjoyed an active trial practice in his native Richmond, Virginia for eighteen years. During this time, he spent his days in courtrooms arguing cases ranging from business litigation to criminal defense. Brian enjoys helping managers and senior executives use business English with precision and in a persuasive manner, particularly under high-pressure and adverse circumstances. For the past five years, he has also been coaching English-language debate and public speaking teams at various area high schools, including training for the National Debate Tournament.
Liza made Aliyah from the UK after a successful career as a recruitment manager in a hi-tech company in London. She holds professional certificates in Graphic Design, User-Experience Writing and both the TEFL and CELTA English teaching certificates. She is currently in the process of completing a BA in Graphic Design. In recent years, she has been working in the fields of resource development and marketing writing. She voluntarily established and manages a food pantry project to help single parent families in her community in Bet Shemesh. Her experience as a Business English teacher is broad and rich and includes coaching senior executives in France through Zoom, as well as teaching a variety of individual and group courses at leading companies, both via Zoom and face-to-face. Her competitive advantage is her ability to combine her comprehensive knowledge in international business and intercultural communication, along with her vast experience in teaching English. Liza is a professional teacher who believes in the effectiveness of dynamic teaching tailored to meet the unique needs of each individual client.
With a degree from Boston University in Journalism and Public Communication, Bembi’s writing career spans from writing a book about education, having a column in an international magazine, as well as many other on and off line formats, including being selected twice in the ‘Chicken Soup for the Soul’ series. She has run her own business for the last 30 years in the food industry, providing her much insight into the business world. For the last five years, she has been focusing on her real joy – teaching business English. From seminary computer programmers, bank employees to CEOs of major businesses, her students have been varied but eager. With her warm personality, she has given her students the language skills they need to succeed in the business world.
Luay is a British born language coach who obtained his professional CELTA English teaching certificate in 2011 and has been actively helping individuals and groups achieve English language proficiency since 2019. He also has a Master’s in Engineering from the University of Leeds, U.K and has accumulated over a decade’s worth of engineering experience in various sectors including maritime, water, automotive, construction and environmental management. His charismatic approach combined with his industrial experience can assist business professionals obtain a range of language skills including those needed for complex project management, contract negotiation and senior management presentations. In addition to 1-to-1 and group instruction, he also offers English language proof-reading and editing services for businesses.
Nicole, a native South African, has specialized in teaching and coaching Israeli professionals business English and business etiquette, intercultural communication and English as a second language since 2010. Her education includes having studied English as a Second Language instruction at Beit Berl College and travel management at Rapid Results College. In addition, she has recently become a certified business coach. Prior to her career in teaching, Nicole coordinated and managed tour programs for groups of tourists. Her students are fortunate to benefit from her years of living in Namibia in which she gained first-hand knowledge and experience interacting and communicating with interfaces from different cultures. In addition, she employs her wealth of experience teaching both groups and one-on-one classes such subjects as grammar, email writing and business correspondence, presentation skills and everyday spoken business English. Nicole combines her know-how, patience and outgoing personality to provide her students with a fun, effective and productive learning atmosphere.
David was born in Europe and raised in San Francisco, California. He obtained his BA in English literature from San Francisco State University and has been teaching business English globally for the last eight years with an emphasis on business correspondence and spoken business English. David has lived and taught English in four countries since 2012, hence has extensive experience teaching in foreign cultures. He is charismatic and articulate, and possesses excellent communication and phonology skills. In addition to David’s charming personality, which goes a long way with his audience, he utilizes his strong coaching skills when teaching both group and one-on-one classes.
Tami, a native English speaker from the United States, holds an MSc degree from the University of Illinois. She has more than fifteen years of experience working as an educational and technology consultant in both the public and private sectors. As director of operations for the United Learning Center, she oversaw the implementation of a multi-year, multi-million-dollar computer training program for the City of Chicago. As a multimedia and public television producer, Tami has developed educational programming for both adult learners and young children, as well as operating as the lead analyst in evaluating and developing educational and edutainment content for a children’s virtual world product. An accomplished photographer, Tami’s work has been exhibited in library and gallery shows in the United States. Tami employs her extensive knowledge and obvious creativity when teaching business professionals through hands-on and minds-on learning approaches, in addition to applying critical, creative and inventive thinking.
Shaina, a native English speaking teacher from South Africa, who currently teaches at a prestigious international school, first completed her teacher training at a teacher’s training College in Toronto, Canada. She later went on to earn her BC (Bachelor of Commerce) degree from the University of South Africa in Pretoria and continued to pursue her academic endeavors by receiving her teaching degree and certification from the Ministry of Education at Bayit Vagan College. Since beginning her teaching career, Shaina has gained solid experience teaching bilingual students from countless countries and backgrounds, including families of international journalists, consulate members, international foreign ministry delegates and United Nations representatives. She makes use of this valuable experience to create strong language skills for her students and to enhance their knowledge of intercultural communication. Shaina’s dedication to forming and nurturing a strong language foundation for her students, along with her delightful and enthusiastic personality, create both an inspiring and effective learning environment for her clients.
Robin, born in the United States, earned her BSc in Education with a minor in English at The University of North Carolina. She has worked as a second language educator for over twenty years to diverse groups, including adults in factory settings, hi-tech professionals and young adults in the public-school system. In addition, Robin has worked as a technical editor for professional pediatric medical journals. She employs her strong teaching experience as well as fun and innovative teaching techniques to strengthen her students’ grammar, expand their professional vocabulary and improve their self-confidence while speaking. Much of her teaching is done through simulating business conversations and role-playing situations from each learner’s relevant professional world. Robin’s patient demeanor and strong belief in the abilities of her students make for a successful learning experience for her business English clients.