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Jack Sullivan

Director of Programs

What Mr. Sullivan does: He works with the managers and coordinators to ensure that ELP programs run smoothly and that our students have a great experience at the ELP. He also work with the directors and managers to explore opportunities for new programs and partnerships.

Experience: He came to the ELP in 1999 as a Teaching Assistant Fellow and has taught and coordinated across a variety of programs since that time.  A few examples of his past service to the field outside the ELP are: site reviewer for CEA, member of TESOL International's Standards Committee, and member of the Executive Board for EnglishUSA. 

Travels: Before coming to Penn, he lived and taught English in Japan for five years.

M.S.Ed. in TESOL, University of Pennsylvania
B.A. in Playwriting, Loras College

Talk to Mr. Sullivan about: Business English; English communication for professional athletes; IEP leadership; professional development