Jason Litzenberg has a PhD in Applied Linguistics & ESL from Georgia State University. He has over 20 years experience teaching English and applied linguistics in Germany, the United Arab Emirates, Ecuador, and the United States. In addition to teaching, Jason has also served as a teacher trainer, mentoring practicum students and guiding new teachers through the processes of developing lesson plans that address the curricula and course outcomes of the program. Jason served as Director of the English Language Program at Yachay Tech, a sciences and technology university in the Andes Mountains of northern Ecuador, from 2014-16. Since 2016, Jason has been at the Intensive English Communication Program (IECP) at The Pennsylvania State University.