Sean Cochran holds an EdD in Educational Leadership from Concordia University Irvine, and an MA in Linguistics from California State University, Fullerton. He lived overseas in Southeast Asia while researching minority languages. He taught grammar, writing, and pronunciation for several years in the US at both the university and community college level before taking on administrative responsibilities. Sean has also taught international professional training workshops, mentored faculty, and advised international students. In his current position as Director of International Recruitment at California State University Long Beach, he develops CSU Long Beach's relationship with educational partners around the world.