Rafe studied Asian Studies, Religion, and Kinesiology at Temple University. He also is certified in teaching English as a foreign language with a specialization in grammar and business English.
Rafe has been teaching Martial arts for more than 20 years and worked in Japan teaching middle school English for 2 years. After that, he taught conflict de-escalation, intercultural competence, and communication to adult and child learners in the Philadelphia area. Before coming to Fusion, he was a life coach for kids and adults with a variety of special needs.
Fun Facts and Hobbies
- Is an amateur blacksmith, leather craftsman, carpenter, and game developer
- Has nearly every video game system since 1985
- Has been on Japanese TV