Brandon Buboltz earned his BA in History from Eastern Oregon University; certification from EF International Language School in St. Petersburg, Russia; and a Masters of Arts in TESOL from the School for International Training (SIT) in Brattleboro, Vermont (USA). He started teaching English as a volunteer in a Ukrainian orphanage. Since then he has worked in South Korea, the US, Saudi Arabia, and Thailand. On top of being an ESL instructor, he has also been a program director in both Saudi Arabia and Thailand. Recently, he volunteered to help completely rebuild and redesign a struggling language program that taught English for free to underprivileged children in northern Thailand.
Panya Lekwilai earned his BA in English and Masters in English Linguistics from the Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand. He has worked as an interpreter for an Italian organization in Thailand, as well as being a Fullbright’s Foreign Language Teaching Assistant at the University of Hawaii at Manoa in Honolulu, HI (USA). He currently works as an English Lecturer at the School of Liberal Arts, Mae Fah Luang University in Chiangrai, Thailand.
Brandon and Panya co-authored Think together in order to provide a new way for English learners to connect to the language instead of merely learning the words. Think was translated into Spanish by Roberto Echeverria.
Think – Piensa: Short Stories for English Language Learners – Cuentos para Estudiantes de Inglés (2015 – LCk Publishing)