Francis comes to Hungary from Memphis, Tennessee. In 2014 he graduated from Millsaps College with a B.A. in Anthropology. In university he was able to study abroad in Italy, Germany, and Mexico, sparking a desire for work and travel. He completed a TEFL Certification Course in the Spring of 2015, and moved to Barcelona, Spain in the Autumn to teach at the Primary School at Viaro Global School. While in Barcelona, he earned an Expert in Bilingual Education certification from the International University of Catalonia, learning about all the strategies and techniques of teaching ESL. Understanding the importance of learning another language, Francis has a working knowledge of Spanish and Catalan, and plans on learning Hungarian during his time in Hungary. In his spare time, Francis enjoys traveling, cooking, reading, learning languages, and watching Memphis Grizzlies basketball.