B.A. International Relations, UM
M.A. Asia-Pacific Studies, NCCU (Taiwan)
M.S. Foreign Language Education, FIU
Drew McNeil was born and raised in Florida, and he first became interested in foreign languages while studying at the University of Miami. He went on to study in Japan on an exchange program and later moved to Taiwan to continue his studies. After seven years of studying and working as a translator and staff trainer in Taiwan, he returned to Florida to pursue a graduate degree in education at FIU and then transitioned into the ELI as an instructor. When not teaching, he likes reading, exercising, cooking, and is generally always on the lookout to learn and try new things.