Students walking on the Brooklyn Bridge,

Ralph Herdman

Ralph has over 11 years of experience in teaching ESOL, with a focus on professional English for business executives. He holds a B.A. from Georgetown University and an M.B.A. in Finance from New York University, and received a certification in TESOL from the School of International Training.

For over 20 years, Ralph was an executive in the capital markets technology arena in several areas – client services, product development, sales, and consulting – and managed a diverse team of business and technical professionals.

In 2010 he decided to pursue his passion for teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. Ralph is particularly passionate about teaching his students to become critical thinkers as well as persuasive and engaging communicators in English. At Pace Ralph has taught the course Communication in the Global Workplace.

In his free time Ralph enjoys reading, painting and improving his fluency in Spanish.