Dr. Josh Lange, EdD, MA, IDLTM – Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Josh is one of the few people in the world triple-certified by Cambridge University in Language Teaching, Management, and Assessment. He is a leading expert in advanced language instruction with a track record that includes publication support for academics from over 50 disciplines and a 100% success rate on Cambridge tests. In addition to degrees and experience with several of the world’s leading universities and companies, Josh is the holder of many accolades including the “International Teaching Excellence Award” conferred by Columbia University and UCL (both top 10 world-ranked universities) and stands as 2018-2021 Chair of Austria’s National Association for English Language Professionals.
Mag.iur. Angelika Zotter – Chief Operations Officer (COO). Angelika is the Advisor to the Commissioner of Legal Protection for the Austrian Ministry of Interior (Innenministerium) in the area of police control and counterterrorism. Formerly she taught at the University of Vienna and was recently honored as the 2017 “Teacher of the Year” in Law amongst a pool of 170 nominees. She has an English C2 level and vast knowledge of Austrian and International law with a specialization in Criminal Law. Angelika is co-founder and Senior Partner at ALI, and is well-known for her positive teaching style and personalized coaching methods.
Jeff J. Keiser, JD, BCL, Esq. – Chief Content Specialist (CCS). Jeff is a native English speaker and experienced attorney from New Orleans, USA. He has Managed attorneys and paralegals in the Mass Tort Department for America’s leading firms, including massive client services, complex & individual litigation, various marketing programs and research projects, handled Multi District Litigation and was instrumental in litigating major international projects such as the BP Oil Spill and Chinese Drywall cases. He is a lead course designer and workshop provider at ALI in the area of Law as well as certified as a TEFL teacher.
Mag. phil. Elisabeth Müller-Lipold – Senior Translation Specialist. Elisabeth is a university lecturer and teaches Language Competence and Academic Writing classes at the Department of English and American Studies of the University of Vienna, and at the University of Veterinary Medicine. Since 2016, she has been working at the Language Institute of the National Defence Academy (Sprachinstitut des Bundesheeres) as a translator and interpreter, teacher and examiner. Elisabeth is daughter to an English mother and an Austrian father, both university professors, which makes her completely bilingual and proficient on a very high level.
MA Caroline Pajančič – Senior Language Teacher. Caroline is working on her second master’s in formal linguistics, holds a first-class MA degree in African studies and a BA degree in linguistics and she is fluent in German, English and French. She also designed and conducted her own fully-funded international research projects, reaching from linguistic fieldwork in Burkina Faso to African diaspora studies in Taiwan. Her academic expertise includes writing, translating, proofreading, editing and publishing in academic outlets, project applications, financing, documentation and management and organisation and supervision of university courses, lectures, academic talks, literary readings and conferences. Inspired by Dr. Lange to pursue the top level of language teaching excellence, she was awarded the Cambridge Proficiency (C2) with a perfect score and earned a CELTA teaching certificate from Cambridge University.