Aditya Narayan Acharya

Location: India

Aditya is a CAEL Expert with over 6 years of teaching experience. He holds an M.Phil in Political Science. He is based in New Delhi, India. In his free time, Aditya enjoys reading, drumming, acting, and debating.

Brandi Robb

Location: Canada

Brandi is a CAEL Expert who since 2020 has worked as a Content Developer/Online Instructor at Paragon Testing Enterprises, which administers the CAEL Test. She has over 20 years of teaching experience. Brandi holds a B.Ed., B.A. in English, and a certificate in English language teaching (CELTA). Brandi is based in Vancouver. In her spare time, Brandi enjoys reading, running, and traveling.

Fabio Goes

Location: Brazil

Fabio is a CAEL Expert with over 15 years of teaching experience. He holds a BSc and a certificate in English language teaching (CELTA). He is based in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. In his free time, Fabio enjoys reading, traveling, photography, and weightlifting.

Kathie Brooks

Location: Canada

Kathie is a CAEL expert with over 6 years of teaching experience. She holds an Hons B.A in International Studies, a Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language, and a Teaching Business English Certificate. She is based in Toronto, Canada. In her free time, Kathie enjoys reading, travelling, and exploring the beautiful city of Toronto.  

Meaghan Rondeau

Location: Canada

Meaghan is a CAEL Expert who since 2019 has worked as a Content Developer/Online Instructor at Paragon Testing Enterprises, which administers the CAEL Test. Before that, Meaghan was a CELPIP Writing Benchmark Rater for 5 years. She has over 15 years of teaching experience. Meaghan studied classics and philosophy at the University of Calgary, earned a TESOL Diploma at VCC, and most recently completed an MFA in Creative Writing at UBC. Meaghan is based in Vancouver. In her free time, Meaghan enjoys writing, reading, and doing the bidding of her two cats, who often "help" her with presentations.

Lee Jay De Jesus

Location: Philippines

Lee is a CAEL Expert with over 16 years of teaching experience. Lee holds a B.A. in Communication Arts and a certificate in English language teaching (CELTA). He is based in the culinary capital of the Philippines—--Pampanga. In his free time, Lee enjoys reading, gardening, basketball, guitar, ukulele, and playing with his puppies.

Shailini Bhat

Location: India

Shailini is a CAEL Expert with over 20 years of teaching experience. She holds a B.A. in English Literature, an MBA in Human Resources, a diploma in English language teaching (DELTA).  She is based in Chennai, India. In her free time, Shailini enjoys making her own clothes and beaded jewelry. She is passionate about conserving nature and animal rescue.

Simon Best

Location: Canada

Simon is a CAEL Expert who since 2021 has worked as a Content Developer/Online Instructor at Paragon Testing Enterprises, which administers the CAEL Test. He has over 10 years of experience as a language teacher in addition to an extensive background in drama and acting. Simon has a BA (Hons) Theatre with English, a Post-Graduate Certificate in Education, and a TESOL Diploma. Simon is based in Vancouver. In his spare time, Simon enjoys writing fiction, watching movies, and playing guitar.

Trina Carandang

Location: Philippines

Trina is a CAEL Expert with over 10 years of teaching experience. Trina holds a Bachelor of Education, a certificate in language teaching (TESOL). She is presently completing a Master’s Degree in English Language Teaching. She is based in Valenzuela City, Philippines. In her free time, Trina enjoys reading, watercolour painting, meditation and personal development.
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