Wilkes University

Cheryl L. DeFrain

Intensive English Specialist
Intensive English Program

Conyngham Hall

Cheryl DeFrain has been teaching in the Wilkes IEP since August, 2007.  She holds a bachelor's degree in education from Geneva College, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, an ESL Teaching Specialist certificate from the state of Pennsylvania, and a master’s degree in TESOL.  Ms. DeFrain particularly enjoys the challenge of helping beginning level students to develop their English language skills as well as to adapt to the many cultural changes they experience in their new environment.