In 2021, the English Language Specialist Program honored thirty educators as part of the program’s 30th Anniversary. Their stories are a tribute not only to the 30@30 Specialists, but to everyone who has contributed to the program over the years.
David Bohlke ELT Author, Editor, Teacher Trainer Brock Brady ESL/EFL Teacher Educator and Manager Donna Brinton Author and Educational Consultant – TESOL/Applied Nathan Carr Professor, California State University, Fullerton Christine Coombe Faculty, Dubai Men’s College Ayanna Cooper Series Editor, Pass the Mic, Language Magazine JoAnn (Jodi) Crandall Professor and Director, PhD Program, UMBC Mark Dorr TEFL/TESL Teacher Educator, Administrator, Writer Liz England Consultant, International Education
Charles Hall Associate Professor, AlFaisal University Deborah Healey TESOL 2023 Local Co-Chair Thomas Kral Former U.S. Dept. of State Natalie Kuhlman Professor Emerita at San Diego State University B. Kumaravadivelu Professor Emeritus at San Jose State University Diane Larsen-Freeman Professor Emerita, University of Michigan Vivian Leskes Professor Emerita, Holyoke Community College Linda New Levine ESL/EFL Consultant at LNL Consulting Paul Kei Matsuda Director, Second Language Writing, ASU
Ann McAllen Educational Consultant Mary Lou McCloskey Director of Teacher Development, EduCo Leslie Opp-Beckman Faculty Emerita, University of Oregon Gregory Orr Professor Emeritus, UVA Arts & Sciences Kitty Purgason Professor Emerita, Biola University Spencer Salas Professor, UNC-Charlotte Mary Scholl Executive Director, Centro Espiral Mana Joan Kang Shin Associate Professor of Education, George Mason U. Eve Smith Consultant