Jim Pesek

Trip Director

Jim graduated from Wesleyan University in Connecticut with a double major in Italian Studies and Classical Civilizations thanks to a year studying abroad in Bologna, Italy. He went on to graduate school to study Italian Literature at the University of Pittsburgh before eventually teaching Italian and math at a boarding school in St. Louis, MO. In addition to teaching, he recently completed an MA in Education for Global Sustainability at Webster University in St. Louis and devotes his free time to yoga and strategic board games.