Kris Woolen

Contractor, Programs


Banyan Global Learning truly encompasses teaching as a work of heart. I am inspired by my talented and thoughtful team members who all work toward making the world kinder and more welcoming to everyone.

Asami is an international educator and EdTech enthusiast from Florida who is currently based in Spain. She is an International Baccalaureate (IB) graduate. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Florida, an Executive MBA from Quantic School of Business and Technology, a Master of Education degree from Peabody College of Vanderbilt University, a TEFL certificate, and holds an active US teaching license to teach primary and secondary ESL and secondary English language arts.

Since 2012, Asami has taught in a variety of academic institutions in the USA, South Korea, Georgia, Costa Rica, and Spain. She has also worked as a teacher trainer and in Content and Product at an EdTech startup.

Asami joined Banyan in 2021 to support program development. She is responsible for reviewing and enhancing existing programs as well as designing new offerings.

In her free time, Asami likes to dance salsa, swim, try new foods, play with her cat, and spend time with friends.