Meet our team

Meet our team

The Global Teaching Adventures team is made of people from a variety of backgrounds. We have all had experience working in schools, teaching, traveling to new countries, and working in the corporate environment. From South Africa to the USA and Thailand, this is who we are, we are here to help you turn your dream into a real Adventure!

  • Johna Hungler
    Johna Hungler

    Johna our Education Manager graduated from the College of Charleston with a degree in Political Science and is currently trying to save the world one country at a time. In 2009 she went to work in Costa Rica where she fell in-love with…

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  • Justin Tapp
    Justin Tapp

    Account Manager, guitar player, and singer / songwriter come together in one complete package, we call, Justin Tapp. One of our newest team members, Justin brings a wealth of knowledge and skills to our small table. His law degree helps to keep us…

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  • Kevin Meldau
    Kevin Meldau

    Kevin, the Founder and Managing Director has lived in Asia for over thirteen years and when he's not busy 'saving the world' through English language acquisition he is filling in at the local comedy club or keeping the TESOL course up to date…

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  • Marlene Meldau
    Marlene Meldau

    Our Admin Manager, Marlene, began her early years in Zambia, but her family moved to South Africa at a young age. Marlene has spent most of her life there, she was able to spend a few months living in Thailand. Her love of…

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  • Shannon Hungler
    Shannon Hungler

    Confident, qualified, and sassy, are all words people have used to describe our Program Manager, Shannon. Trained as a school psychologist, she has the know-how and ability to train others for what they may experience in the classroom.

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  • Tucker Allen Covey
    Tucker Allen Covey

    A self-proclaimed go-getter, Tucker, our visual journalist and photographer, is willing to follow through with any task. His main goal is to "tell the stories of those incapable of doing so." His genuine interest, passion, and talent for capturing...

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  • Zoe Olm
    Zoe Olm

    A loving, selfless, caring, aspiring person who chose to become a life guard and water safety instructor instead of choosing to swim competitively after 11 years of training. This decision early in her life shows that Zoe is all heart. During her years…

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