Jennifer Swanson, BA
Jennifer is originally from the state of California and moved to the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area to be near family after living abroad in Japan. She holds a BA in Education from the University of California, San Diego, where she also minored in Japanese Studies. She received her Multiple Subject Teaching Certificate from the same university and passed the Japanese Language Proficiency Test in 1998. Jennifer lived in Japan for 6 years, teaching and translating. She now works as a private ESL and Japanese tutor, serving both the public and private sector. Her hobbies include traveling, attending local cultural/art events and gardening.