Hope Johnson holds a BA in Linguistics from Gordon College and an MA TESOL from Biola University. She served as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant at a university in Russia. It was there that she developed a love for teaching. She has taught in a variety of contexts, including an English for Academic Purposes program at a local university and an online program for Chinese children.
Hope has studied the Russian language in a number of contexts, including an intensive program administered by the US Department of State. As a language learner herself, she understands the challenges that students face and loves to encourage and empower her students to reach their personal language goals. Hope joined CRLC in 2018.