Director – Midwest
Misha Vilenchuk spends most of his free time with family and learning new skills. His background as a chess master led him to Nexplore, where he discovered programs that, like chess, inspire children to build important life skills. Misha has been giving private and group lessons for the last 16 years, and has driven excellence by helping 7 students attain Ohio grade level titles.
Misha also holds an M.A. degree in Non-Profit Service from Brandeis University.
Finds Joy in Learning: chess, history, and philosophy
Assistant Director – Ohio
Betia Vilenchuk has an extensive background in dance and through the language of movement, she has discovered an avenue for nurturing the physical, emotional, and cognitive growth of young minds. Betia’s drive, passion, and strong belief that learning extends far beyond the textbook is what ultimately led her to join Nexplore and foster the joy of learning.
Betia holds a B.S. in Human Development and Family Science from The Ohio State University.
Finds Joy in Learning: dance, chess, and baking