Teachers and Staff Members

Yuka, Principal


出身 : 日本 神奈川(横浜)


Yuka is a Japanese member of staff and is in charge of the school`s general business.  She also helps with counseling of students and assists our kids classes.  She is incredibly friendly and easy to talk to, so don`t hesitate to ask her if you have questions.  She enjoys talking, so sometimes she finds it hard to stop once she has started telling a story, but she is also great at listening to and helping our students.

Kaname, Sr Administrative Assistant


出身:日本 愛知(名古屋)



Kaname is another member of our staff and she is in charge of lesson reservations, phone correspondence and other office communication.  She also helps as an assistant for our kids classes and student counseling.

Johnny, EFL Instructor, 3rd year


出身 オーストラリア


Johnny is available for: business lessons, kids lessons, private lessons, group lessons. He has worked in Japan for 4 years as a guide for an outdoor activities company.  He also studied linguistics at university and completed a study abroad programme at a Japanese university.

Dylan, Trainer


出身:アメリカ ロサンゼルス



Brittany, EFL Instructor, 2nd year

 出身地 アメリカ フィラダルフィア (CELTA保持者)--6/23に卒業します涙!
落ち着いた雰囲気に、とても心地よくレッスンを受けてもらえる先生です 。やわらかい雰囲気と性格に大人からも子供からもとても好かれる先生です。

Shakera, teacher




Andre, Part-time EFL Instructor






Message from our Founder and President

Hello! Welcome to Atlanta English School in Nagoya, Japan. I founded the school together with my wife, Yuka, in 2012. Our mission is three-fold: a) to serve our community and all the people who are part of it; (b) to provide the best English lessons at the most reasonable prices; and (c) to develop and train EFL/ESL teachers to serve our global community.

Thank you for visiting our site. Please let us know how we can help you!

Camilo "Cam" Villanueva, Jr.


MFA in English and Creative Writing, Concordia University, St. Paul, MN (expected 2020)

Post-baccalaureate in English literature, California State University, Northridge, CA (2001)

Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA (1994)

Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts & Sciences, Oxford College, Oxford, GA (1990)

Previous Work:

Interac, Aichi Medical University, NOVA, Walt Disney Company, US Navy