John graduated with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Economics from the University of California, San Diego. UCSD is ranked among the top universities both nationwide and globally. The university, which is part of the prestigious University of California college system, has many notable faculty members, many of which are recognized Nobel Prize winners across various fields.
Upon graduating, John spent a number years working for some of America’s largest financial institutions such as J.P. Morgan Chase and Wells Fargo. His positions included an array of responsibilities from business analysis to client interaction and development. Eventually, John made the life-changing decision to become a teacher and move abroad. It was his passion for travelling, interest in expanding his worldly knowledge and personal growth that led him to the beautiful country of Vietnam.
Since obtaining his teaching certification, he has spent many years working as an educator, instructing students of all age ranges and levels. He has developed a passion for teaching and loves working with his students and seeing them grow and progress in their English language ability. Ultimately though, John has found that he most enjoys teaching test preparation such as IELTS and TOEIC, and so he has chosen KTDC Group.
If John isn’t teaching, you would most likely find him exercising at his local gym, practicing martial arts or at home reading a book on one of his favorite topics.