Jason Surendranath

ELIUP Instructor


Jason graduated with a degree in Psychology from W.S.U. in 2001, and went to Seattle University to pursue his Master’s degree in TESOL. He was living abroad for the past 4 years teaching writing to eager university students in Thailand, Taiwan, and Vietnam. He enjoys traveling and was fortunate enough to also stay in Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, and the Philippines during this time. Other than traveling and learning new languages, he enjoys playing golf about 4 times a week, basketball, tennis and he practices Muay Thai kickboxing and jujitsu when he isn’t injured!

When he’s not outside exerting himself, he spends his hours writing poetry and attempts to sing songs, much to the dismay of his wife GenevieveJ His favorite book is Catcher in the Rye, and his favorite movies are Glengarry Glenn Ross and Reservoir Dogs. He is currently writing a philosophy book on living abroad, and trying to break 70 on the golf course!