Steven Clements, Interim Coordinator
Steven was born in southern
California, and comes from a family of artists. He studied Fine Art and
Psychology, and received a BA from Union Institute. He received his MEd from
the University of Hawaii at Hilo. He taught drawing workshops at the
University of California Extension, Web Page Design and Computer Graphics
at the New Media Center, and volunteered as an ESL teacher for refugees at
the Sudanese English Project. He began teaching English as a Second
Language in 1993. He lived and taught English for 5 years in Kanazawa, on
the west coast of Japan. He is an avid traveler, and has visited more than
20 countries. He moved to Hilo in 2004. He loves gardening, snorkeling, and
exploring the Big Island of Hawaii.
Steven oversees the IEP Volunteer program, Tutoring for IEP students,
and the IEP Computer Lab. He was also the Study
Abroad Coordinator for Hawaii Community College.