Meet the Team
Here is a look at the Fujimigaoka Global English Team. We are lucky to have such a dynamic and dedicated group of professionals who really enjoy helping students to realize their dreams for the future. Please feel free to ask them anything and don't be afraid to have conversations with them whenever you can. They love TALKING!
Mr. Marino is from Chicago in the United States. He has been a teacher in Japan since 1997 and joined Fujimigaoka in 2021. He teaches first-year High School Returnee Advanced Language Arts, High School English Expression, Junior High Returnee Integrated Language Arts, and Junior High Listening and Speaking.
HOBBIES - Music, Etymology, and Cycling
MOTTO - Speak in sentences! One word answers are boring.
Callum Sensei is from the United Kingdom. He is currently a Japan Exchange Teacher (JET) at Fujimigaoka. He helps with many different classes and gives special language and culture lectures. He also likes to do free conversation with Fujimigaoka students. He has been a teacher at Fujimigaoka since 2018.
HOBBIES - Playing the piano, Studying Asian languages, Reading, Travelling, Japanese animation, Eating sweet foods.
MOTTO - The journey is the destination
David Sensei is from Scotland in the United Kingdom. He is currently teaching Jr. High Advanced Listening and Speaking, Extensive Reading, Oral Communication, and Literature Appreciation. He has been a teacher at Fujimigaoka since 2015.
HOBBIES - Travelling, Writing, Reading.
MOTTO - "What will you do now with the gift of your left life?" - Carol Ann Duffy
Viann Sensei is from the United Kingdom. She is currently a Japanese Exchange Teacher (JET) at Fujimigaoka. She helps with many different classes and gives special language and culture lectures. She also likes to do free conversation with Fujimigaoka students. She has been a teacher at Fujimigaoka since 2018.
HOBBIES - Reading, Singing, Travelling and Exploring
MOTTO - Take the Road Less Travelled