Meet Dan Simpson! Dan has been the director of the ESL Program at ATS Institute and one of its instructors since the program’s inception in 2000. He has also been the Education Director of ATS Institute’s Parma Learning Center since it opened in 2002. Dan received his B.A. from Kent State University, and his M.A.Ed. from The University of Akron. In addition to English, he speaks Russian fluently.
Meet Anatoliy Fediuk! Anatoliy joined our faculty in 2014 as an ESL instructor. He received his M.A. from Rivne State Pedagogical University in Ukraine. In addition to English, he speaks Ukrainian and Russian fluently, as well as some Polish.
Meet Halyna Vozna! Halyna has been the Marketing Director and Admissions Coordinator of the ESL Program at ATS Institute since 2007, and is herself an alumna of our ESL Program (Class of 2004). Halyna is a familiar face to all in the Ukrainian community of Greater Cleveland. In addition to English, she speaks Ukrainian, Russian, Spanish, and Polish fluently.
Meet Dzvina Yankivska! Dzvina is the administrative assistant of ATS Institute’s Parma Learning Center and ESL Program. She joined our staff in 2015. She is here to assist you every step of the way as you begin — or continue — your studies at ATS Institute. In addition to English, she speaks Ukrainian and Russian fluently.
Meet Ludmila Cravcenco, one of our talented ESL instructors! Ludmila has been with ATS Institute since 2011. She received her Ph.D. and M.Ed. from Kent StateUniversity, and her B.E. from Balti State University in Moldova. In addition to English, she speaks Russian and Romanian fluently
Meet Ivan Voytovych! Ivan joined our ESL teaching faculty in 2016. As an instructor of Integrated Language Skills, English Grammar, and Vocabulary, he presently team teaches with Elena Psenicka. Ivan received his B.A. and M.A. from Lesya Ukrainka Volyn State University in Ukraine. In addition to English, he speaks Ukrainian and Russian fluently.
Meet Elena Psenicka, another of our talented ESL instructors! Elena has been with ATS Institute since 2016. As an instructor of Speaking & Structure Practice and Reading & Writing, she currently team teaches with Ivan Voytovych. Elena received her B.A. from Narva College of the University of Tartu in Estonia. In addition to English, she speaks Russian fluently, and is literate in Ukrainian, Estonian, Polish and Swedish.