Dan Josephson currently serves as the Associate Manager of Operations. In this role, Dan helps build and track student data, organize test events, streamline procurement, and model outreach strategies for both School Programs and 1-on-1 tutoring. He also serves as the chain of communication between students, parents, tutors, and accounting for the East Coast team. Prior to joining Academic Approach, Dan taught English as a Second Language (ESL) in South Korea and Taiwan. Upon returning to the United States, he worked as the Purchasing Manager for Southeast Asia Market, a restaurant supplier and food distributor in Brooklyn, New York.
Dan earned a Master of Arts in Asia-Pacific Studies from National Chengchi University in Taipei. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Legal Studies, with a minor in Criminal Justice from the University of Wisconsin. In addition to working for Academic Approach, Dan teaches online ESL classes to students in China, and is an Asian Studies Adjunct Lecturer at the City College of New York (CCNY). In his free time, Dan enjoys reading, writing, traveling, cooking, music, films, television, sports, being an uncle, and spending time with his significantly better half.