Faculty and Staff

Carla Bamatraf

Carla Bamatraf

English Language Instructor, Kansai Gaidai University

Carla Bamatraf received a BA in History from Tulane University and an MA in Applied Linguistics...

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Randall Bryan

Student & Program Coordinator

Randall Bryan is IELI’s student and program coordinator, covering all administrative functions...

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Gordon Clark

Gordon Clark

Director and Assistant Dean

Gordon Clark serves as the Director of the Intensive English Language Institute and Assistant...

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Nada Cohadzic

English Language Instructor, Kansai Gaidai University

Ms. Cohadzic came to the United States from Bosnia and Herzegovina with her family when she was...

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Chris Davis

Chris Davis

English Language Instructor, Kansai Gaidai University

Chris Davis is an ESL instructor dedicated to providing student-first education, promoting...

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Shannon Geary

Shannon Geary

Academic English Language Instructor

Shannon Geary received a BA in International Studies at Southwestern University and an MA in...

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Alex Harris

Alex Harris

Program Director, Kansai Gaidai University

Alex Harris began his work in international education as a tutor and volunteer. That experience...

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Cleyera Martin

Cleyera Martin

Academic English Language Instructor

Ms. Martin has returned to UNT in Denton as an Academic English Language Instructor. Ms. Martin...

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Karen Lepke

Administrative Assistant

Karen Lepke is a dedicated professional with a rich background in business and customer service...

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Donna Obenda

Donna Obenda

Assistant Director

Donna Obenda serves as the Assistant Director at the Intensive English Language Institute. She...

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Staff Photo Megan O'Connell

Megan O'Connell

English Language Instructor, Kansai Gaidai University

Megan was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In college she studied Psychology, Spanish,...

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Ian Randall

English Language Instructor, Kansai Gaidai University

Originally from Belleville, Illinois, Ian Randall began working as a peer writing tutor while...

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Jeffrey Rasch

Jeffrey Rasch

Academic English Language Instructor

Jeffrey Rasch is an adjunct instructor in the Intensive English Language Institute. Rasch has...

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Staff Photo Laura Rios

Laura Rios

Academic English Language Instructor

Laura Rios holds a Master of Arts degree in Applied Linguistics from Georgia State University...

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Ellen Sequeira

Academic English Language Instructor

Ellen Sequeira is an ESL instructor dedicated to providing excellence in her teaching by...

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Adam Stein

Adam Stein

Academic English Language Instructor

Adam Stein has extensive experience helping international students develop their academic...

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Ezra Vasquez

English Language Instructor, Kansai Gaidai University

As an undergraduate, Ezra studied classical music and guitar performance in Florida. After...

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