Gregory Christopher Snelgar, originally from New Zealand and now permanently residing in Tokyo, is a native English speaker who speaks Japanese every day at home/work and can read Kanji. He has interests in cooking, philosophy, and figure skating. Gregory graduated from Auckland Boys Grammar School and the University of Auckland, New Zealand with a Bachelor’s degree in economics. He has professional training in the teaching of English to speakers of other languages. He’s a private English teacher at cafes and the student’s workplace or home. He’s also a private chess teacher.