Andrew Mikesell


I am originally from Utah and grew up surrounded by mountains. I greatly enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, and fishing. After completing a bachelor’s degree in Asian Studies at Utah State University, I moved to Nagasaki Prefecture where I taught English as an assistant language teacher in elementary and junior high schools for 4 years. Afterward, I returned to USU to complete a Master of Second Language Teaching degree. During my time in the MSLT program I had the opportunity to teach students from a variety of countries including: Japan, China, Korea, Peru, Brazil, the Dominican Republic, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, and Romania. I love meeting people from all over the world and learning more about other cultures and languages. I look forward to meeting you!

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