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Meet the Staff

Mike Roberts, M.Ed.

Head Teacher

Mike has been working with the school since he graduated with us in 2017. Originally from England, Mike moved to Costa Rica to pursue a career in teaching English. After discovering a new passion, he joined the team to help others realize theirs. He has many years experience in ESL teaching with us and institutions across Costa Rica and will make you laugh everyday. Since getting his Masters in ESL and Bilingual Education he has become a key part of what makes ITA Costa Rica a dynamic and truely unforgettable experience.

Georgianella Grant

Student Relations

Georgianella is our proud Costa Rica expert. She has crafted the culture for providing a pleasant and efficient student experience. Her values include always being respectful, informative, and collaborative, which will make you feel like you’ve got a partner on your side who cares. Georgia is also the co-founder of Idiomas Mundiales, one of the fastest growing English Language Schools in the country that specializes in corporate classes.

Patrick Brunelle


Patrick Brunelle graduated from Lakehead University, in 2002. He received a Bachelors degree in English Literature, as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Education. Patrick taught for two years in Canada, until he decided to seek a change and moved to Costa Rica. Patrick has been teaching ESL since 2005, and was one of the co-founders of Idiomas Mundiales. Patrick’s vision of constantly developing curriculum, and never being satisfied with one’s knowledge, allowed Idiomas Mundiales to quickly expand to three location over the span of just a few short years. His curriculum is currently being used with companies such as Western Union.