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ESL Full-Time Staff

Gayla Amosa, Academic Advisor for Basic Composition/ESL

Gayla AmosaOur new Academic Advisor for Basic Composition and ESL, is Gayla Amosa. She is from the North Shore of Oahu, in Hawaii. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Design/Art from California State University Dominguez Hills, a teaching degree from Brigham Young University Hawaii in secondary education and a Master's Degree in Counseling from the University of Phoenix. She taught Art at Kahuku High in Hawaii for eight years and was a counselor there for the last ten years. Gayla enjoys spending time with family, camping, swimming, and hiking. She also loves reading good books and writing. What she likes best about working at UVU with the ESL and basic comp students and staff and faculty is the great friendly atmosphere. She says, "Everyone is so welcoming and helpful. It just feels like home."  

Office: LA 221R
Phone: 801.863.8729

Elizabeth Nield, Operations Coordinator - English as a Second Language Department and Community Ed ESL Courses

Elizabeth NieldIs from Cancun, Mexico and she has a B.A. from LA SALLE Cancun University in Business Administration. She has experience in human relations, customer service, and quality control for 8 years at hotels in Mexico and in United States. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, snowmobiling, swimming, camping, hiking, and watching movies. Also, Elizabeth likes to work for Basic Composition and ESL department because she gets to meet interesting students and the different cultures that they are from.

Office: LA 234G
Phone: 801.863.6865

Juan Carlos Fuentes, ESL Administrative Assistant

Juan Carlos FuentesIs from Mexico City and he grew up into a lovely family. He is the oldest of five brothers, he studied Accounting in Mexico, and at UVU he is studying Business Management. He likes to organize, create and to be involved in projects. Juan enjoys having time with his family, eat together, and talk with them. Also, he likes to watch movies with his friends, play in the snow, swim, and play basketball.

Office: LA234B
Phone: 801.863.7249/6161

ESL Part-Time Staff

Enkhtaivan Gansukh, Student Assistant for English as a Second Language Department

Enkhtaivn GansukhIs from Ulan Bator, Mongolia. He is a Sophomore in Business Marketing Education at UVU. He is good at public relation and computers. He enjoys working with people and any public activity. Also, Enkhtaivan loves to work for ESL department because it is one of the most phenomenal department at UVU.

Office: LA 234B
Phone: 801.863.7249/6161

Ka Yiu Wong, Student Assistant for English as a Second Language Department

Enkhtaivn GansukhI was born and raised in Hong Kong, China. I am currently majoring in Journalism and minoring in Digital Media. I anticipate graduating in the Spring of 2015. I love learning new languages and different cultures. It is a privilege to be able to work for the Basic Composition and ESL department and make friends with people from around the world. In my free time, I enjoy cooking and baking.

Office: LA 234B
Phone: 801.863.7249/6161

TBA, Student Assistant for English Conversation Club


Office: LA 234b
Phone: 801.863.6402

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