Teachers & Staff

Experienced, Qualified, Trustworthy

An incredible team of over 50 staff members are dedicated to serving SEI students

The teachers and staff at the Summer English Insitute are recruited from all around the United States. They include university students, certified and  experienced high school teachers at some of the top private high schools in the country, businessmen, businesswomen, and university professors. All employees are carefully screened and interviewed to ensure only the most qualified and trustworthy people are working with SEI students.

SEI is proud to have many returning employees each year, providing incredibly valuable continuity from year to year. Our staff truly cares about each and every student and loves getting to know students and challenging them to improve. Every employee is not only equipped with the experience and training for their role, but are also a role model for students to imitate.

The SEI leadership and staff is committed to making SEI one of the most memorable and valuable months of our students’ lives each summer.

Leadership Team

Committed to the growth of each student

Mr. Michael Johnson

Communications & Media Director

Mr. James Brannon

Director of Recruitment

Mr. Cruz


Mr. Tranchell

Co-Student Life Director

Mrs. Tranchell

Co-Student Life Director

Meet the Teachers

Engaging, collaborative, and caring

Student Life at SEI

Meet the RTAs

Caring for the needs of each student


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