Nickname: Aleck, Olenka
Year licensed: 2009
Career Highlight: Teaching my first class EVER as an Educator with MOB in LONDON!
Astrological sign: Cancer
What’s your favorite holiday? Halloween
What’s your favorite dessert? A GOOD vegan brownie (most of them are always so dry...ugh) or a fruit salad (without cantaloupe)
What’s your favorite board game? Connect 4. Not to brag but I was the Connect 4 champ in elementary school...still undefeated by the way
Name a skill you wish you had: I wish I could do math REALLY fast on the spot
What’s one dream on your bucket list? See the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World
Do you have a hidden talent? I can touch my nose with my tongue...that’s as exciting as my talent gets haha
What’s your favorite guilty pleasure? Ice cream. Anytime. All the time. Anywhere. Breakfast. Lunch. Before Dinner...winter or summer, doesn’t matter. Ice cream is my guilty pleasure
Tell us two truths and one lie:
1. I collect car air fresheners
2. I am bilingual
3. I used to compete in Country Singing Competitions
What’s the best compliment you’ve ever received? Honestly when students message me and tell me that what they learned from me, helped change their career and impacted them in a positive way. I cry every time. (It’s because I’m a Cancer).