Dashell Meredith-Wilson is excited to join the Raffles team for the 23-24 school year. Dashell holds a master’s degree in general English from Arizona State University and a bachelor’s in general English from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado which is near his hometown of Cortez. He also received his Colorado teaching license from Fort Lewis and has a TEFL certification. He has taught in the United States for two years and has four and a half years of overseas experience in Vietnam and Ecuador. Dashell has a passion for his content area and you can often find him reading a great classic when he is free. He believes literature can enhance anyone’s life, no matter what they do, and that everyone just needs to find the right book or author to realize their appreciation for literature.