Faculty

Michael Pasquale

Director of TESOL Program

Ph.D., Michigan State University

Dr. Pasquale is Chair of the Humanities Division and Associate Professor of Linguistics at Cornerstone University. He also serves as a consultant for mission organizations and local churches providing training in Europe, Asia, South America, and North America. He has been a member of the Michigan State Board of Education World Language Standards Development Committee (ESL & Spanish) and is also a member of TESOL and Michigan TESOL.

Judy F. Keller

M.A. (Education/TESL), University of Kansas

In addition to working with the M.A. TESOL program at Cornerstone, Judy currently teaches ESL at Grand Rapids Community College. Before coming to Michigan, she taught for 3 years in New York City at the King’s College. Her interest in teaching English as a second language began during her 17 years working as a missionary in Nigeria, West Africa.

Brian Pickerd

M.A. (Education/Applied Linguistics), Aquinas College

For nearly two decades, Brian has worked professionally with the German, French, and English languages as an instructor and language consultant. With a commitment to solid, compassionate learning environments, Brian instructs in the secondary and post-secondary venues. He currently divides his time between teaching language courses and Foreign Language/TESOL Methodology and creating educational exchange opportunities.

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