Our Instructors

Emma

  • English-Speaking Union National Champion
  • Finalist, International Independent Schools’ Public Speaking Championships
  • Finalist, World Individual Debating and Public Speaking Championships
  • 3 years coaching experience
  • UCLA Student (Political Science & Economics)

Jacob

  • Top Speaker,  Canadian Parliamentary National Championships (CUSID) 
  • Champion, Hart Hart IV (University)
  • Breaking at the Debating World Championship
  • Public Speaking Champion, CUSID 
  • Coach at Miss Edgars & Miss Cramps School in Montreal
  • 4 years coaching experience
  • McGill Student (Medical Science)

Marissa

Curriculum Director

  • Novice Champion, Ledger Cup, Hart House
  • Novice Finalist, McGill Canadian Parliamentary Debate Tournament
  • Represented Quebec in National High School Debating Championships
  • 4 years coaching experience
  • McGill Student (Juris Doctor) 

Maiya

  • Champion, Leger Cup, Hart House
  • Champion, Sutherland IV
  • Finalist, Women and Gender Minorities Debate Open 
  • 3 years coaching experience
  • McGill Graduate (History)

Micaela

  • Top Speaker, Hart House IV (University)
  • Breaking at the Debating World Championship 
  • Chief Adjudicator, Women and Gender Minorities Debate Open
  • Former President, McGill Debating Union
  • Trained multiple students making the Canada’s national debating team
  • 6 years coaching experience
  • Osgoode Hall Student (Law)

Ruth

Head Coach

  • Top Team, North American University Debate Championship
  • Top Speaker, Canadian British Parliamentary Debate Championship
  • Champion, Hart House IV (University)
  • Breaking at the Debating World Championship
  • Chief Adjudicator, North American Debating Championship
  • Former President, McGill Debating Union
  • 5 years coaching experience
  • McGill Graduate (Computer Science)