Steve Nolen, Founder and President

Steve holds a B.S. in Accounting, a Ma. of Div., and a D.M. in Intercultural Studies. He has 25 years of  cross-cultural experience and is CQ Certified professional. Steve has studied several additional languages.

Ruth Nolen, Conexión Training, Language Programs Director 

Ruth holds a B.S. in Ed., an Ma. of Ed. In Teaching Additional Languages, and is currently a Ph.D. student in Applied Linguistics at Georgia State University.  Ruth has studied several additional languages.

Matt Nolen, Conexion Training Panamá, Language Program Director

Matt holds both a B.A. and M.A. in Applied Linguistics, both from Georgia State University. He currently directs the Conexión Language Program in Panama City, Panamá.  He has studied several additional languages. 

Peggy Lowe, Conexion Training Panamá, ESL Instructor

Peggy holds a BA in Biblical Studies from Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, IL. She has ICCT certification in Reaching Out with English and Essentials of Teaching English Pronunciation from Wheaton College. She has studied two additional languages.

Amy De Jesus, Conexión Training Atlanta, Office Administrator

Amy worked as executive assistant to the CEO and Vice President of Georgia Administrative Services (GAS) and at Georgia Casualty Insurance prior to joining the Conexión Training Team. She has studied additional languages.

Renee Song, Conexión Training Atlanta, Financial Administrator

Renee has a Ma. in Business Administration and has previous experience working in Corporate America for 7 years, in Real Estate for 7 years and at Cross Pointe Church 4 years.  She has been with Conexión Training for six years as the financial administrator.

Conexion Training Language ProgramApril Lee, Conexión Training Atlanta, Reading Comprehension Instructor

April holds a Ma. from Macquarie University in Australia. She was TESOL certificated to teach ESL by Hankuk University of Foreign Studies in Korea and has taught English to university students and business professionals since 2008.

Conexion Training Language ProgramRonnie Melin, Conexión Training Atlanta, Interchange Series Instructor

Ronnie holds a B.S in Vocal Performance and a Ma. of Intercultural Studies.  He has taught English in the Dominican Republic, Brazil, and Egypt.  Ronnie has studied additional languages in Latin America, the Middle East, and Europe.