Meet Our Staff


Paige Fuller

ASL Instructor

Paige Fuller teaches American Sign Language. Paige joined CRLC in 2018.

   

Nassra Hamid

Arabic Instructor

Nassra Hamid is an Arabic instructor with Capital Region Language Center and a native Arabic speaker.

   

Rita Hausman

Rita Hausman

Latin Instructor and English as a Second Language Instructor for Children and Teens

Rita Hausman is an English as a Second Language and Latin instructor at Capital Region Language Center.

   

Kayani Ilse

American Sign Language Instructor

Kayani Isle is an American Sign Language instructor and interpreter with Capital Region Language Center (CRLC).

   

Hope Johnson

ESL & Russian Instructor

Hope Johnson teaches Russian and ESL. As a language learner herself, she understands the challenges that students face. She joined CRLC and ESE in 2018.

   

Deena Kohler

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL) INSTRUCTOR

Deena Kohler is an English as a Second Language Instructor at Empire State English. Deena joined ESE in 2019.

   

Alicia Murdock

Spanish & French Instructor

Alicia Murdock is passionate about spreading knowledge of the French & Spanish languages and the cultures surrounding them. Alicia joined CRLC in 2018.

   

Tom Mitchell

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL) INSTRUCTOR

Tom Mitchell is an English as a Second Language Instructor at Empire State English. Tom joined ESE in 2019. 

   

Yoly Murray

Spanish Instructor

Yoly Murray is a Spanish instructor at Capital Region Language Center. Yoly joined CRLC in 2019. 

   

Eileen Ordu

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL) INSTRUCTOR

Eileen Ordu is an English as a Second Language Instructor at Empire State English. Eileen joined ESE in 2019.