Volunteers, Instructors, and Staff

Volunteers

Reaksa Seng - Battambang, Cambodia
Jessie Smith - California, U.S.A.
Tim Kowalik - Minnesota, U.S.A.
Karen Kowalik - Minnesota, U.S.A.
Brian Grogan - Minnesota, U.S.A.
Marisa Ranney - Minnesota, U.S.A.

Regular Instructors

Rungrawee Niyomthai (Kwan) , former SES graduate, earned a B.S. (Industrial Education) and an M.S. (Computer and Design) from King Mongkut Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, and a TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) Certificate from Cebu Graduate School of Theology, Philippines. Kwan is a Pre-1 teacher and has been the English for Kids/Kids Center Coordinator since 2010.
Junraem Baebdee (Jun) , former SES graduate and recipient of the 2001 LFNM (Leadership for the New Millennium) Scholarship to the U.S.A., earned a B.A. (English) from Ramkhamhaeng University and a TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) Certificate from Cebu Graduate School of Theology, Philippines. Jun teaches Basic 1-3, Reading, Pre-1, Grammar Through Dialogues, and Parts of Speech. Besides being an SES Office Manager/administrator, Jun also serves on the SES Executive Board.
Rattikan Sriboonreang (Kwang) , former SES graduate and recipient of the LFNM Scholarship in 2012 to the U.S.A., earned a B.A. (English) from Suan Dusit University. Starting as a children’s teacher, Kwang is currently teaching Basic 1-3 and Pre-1, and is also our Teacher Care coordinator.
Thitiworada Nakarawong (Aun) , SES graduate, earned a B.Sc. (Pure Mathematics) from Srinakarinwirote University in Bangkok and a TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) Certificate from Cebu Graduate School of Theology, Philippines. Starting as a statistician, Aun is currently teaching Basic and Pre-1. She is also one of the recipients of the 2018 LFNM (Leadership for the New Millennium) Scholarship from SES to the U.S.A. Besides teaching and helping with the front office, Aun also coordinates SES' English programs at Rattana Bundit University (RBAC) and Sriboonreung Temple School.
Udomsri Saelim (Amy) , SES graduate, went to Ramkhamhaeng University and was also a basketball player there. Amy is married to Boonkird and has taught Basic and Pre-1 at SES since 2016. Together with her lawyer husband, Amy is one of the recipients of the 2018 LFNM (Leadership for the New Millennium) Scholarship from SES to the U.S.A.
Tanit Kriengsantikul (Tang/Tony) , SES graduate, earned his Bachelor of Technology in Aviation (Airport Management) from the Civil Aviation Training Center in Bangkok, M.B.A. in Global Logistics Management from Krirk University in Bangkok, and another M.B.A. in Organizational Leadership from The University of Findlay, Findlay, Ohio, U.S.A. Tang has been teaching Pre-1 at Santisuk since 2018.

Administrators/Instructors

Steven Cable (Steve) is from Russell, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. He is the founder of Santisuk English School (SES) and Chairman of the SES Executive Board. He has been teaching English in Thailand since 1993. Steve earned a B.S. double-major in Mathematics/Education from the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, an M.Div. and a Th.M. (Theology) from Bethel Seminary, Bethel University in Minnesota. Steve and his wife, Nopaluck, his classmate at Bethel, have three grown children.
Nopaluck Cable (Oi) is the SES License Holder who registered SES with the Ministry of Education. She earned a B.A. (Hons.) in English from Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, an M.A.T.S. (Theological Studies) from Bethel Seminary, Bethel University, Minnesota, and an M.A. in English (Literary Genre) from the University of Minnesota, Minnesota. She serves on the SES Executive Board, oversees all government paperwork including visas and work permits, and writes our monthly Santisuk News. Nopaluck is also president of our Santisuk English School Foundation (SSF).
Ethel Alino earned a B.A. in Religious Education from Baptist Theological College in Cebu, Philippines, an M.A. in Religious Education from Cebu Graduate School of Theology, Cebu, Philippines including a TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) Certificate. Ethel serves on the SES Executive Board and received her Ph.D. in Educational Management from the University of San Jose de Recoletos in Cebu, Philippines in May 2018.
Cathy Wenz is from St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S.A. She earned a B.S. double-major in Chemistry/Biology from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, U.S.A. and received the TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certificate in Bangkok. Cathy was a full-time teacher at SES from 2002 to April 2016, volunteered at Santisuk Rachada (SCR) from May 2016 to May 2017, and is back at SES in August 2017 as Director while still in charge of the SES curriculum. Cathy serves on the SES Executive Board.
Tantada Sawatdee (Awe) , former SES graduate, earned a B.A. in English from Ramkamhaeng University, and both a TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) Certificate and an M.A. in Leadership from Cebu Graduate School of Theology, Cebu, Philippines. Awe is the author of SES' Pre-1 textbook and has been a teacher at SES since 2001 but took time off to teach English in Vietnam from February 2010 to December 2011. Besides furthering her studies afterwards, Awe went on to serve as director and teacher at Santisuk English Center Silom (SCS) from 2015-2018 before coming back to teach at SES mid-2018. In January 2020, Awe became director trainee at SES and has been working closely with Cathy, our current director. Within four to five months, Awe will be our full-time director.

Office Staff

Junraem Baebdee (Jun)
Front Office Manager, Instructor
Thitiworada Nakarawong (Aun)
Instructor, Campus Outreach Coordinator
Pakorn Nomai (Korn)
Front Office, Finance, Sports & Activities
Griangsak Kongsiri (Griang)
Front Office, Visas & Work Permits
Katecharin Mokla (Kate)
Custodian (SES student)
Chanhom Koojinda (Na)
Custodian (SES student)