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Café Montréal: Some Background on the Founder


Old Montreal (Kristi Blokhin, Shutterstock)[/caption]


Café Montréal is an initiative of Dr. Robin Ruggles, recently retired from a career in international development where he served as a senior education advisor with postings in Asia, Africa, Latin America and Europe. His travels have taken him to 100 countries. He has a Ph.D. in Education and a Certificate in Planning eLearning Programs.

He also has graduate certificates in Teaching English as a Second Language, Advanced Grammar for English Teachers, and Teaching English for Specific Occupations (tourism and hospitality).

He alternates his time between Montreal, New York and Medellin/Colombia.


The snowy owl, official bird of Quebec (PetarM, Wikimedia Commons)