Romuald Pierre has over 30 years of experience driving yellow cabs in New York City and 15 years of experience helping others achieve their academic and professional goals. As the founder and lead instructor at SSJ Training Center, Pierre helps recent immigrants and new New Yorkers gain skills and find job opportunities. Prior to establishing SSJ Training Center, Pierre worked as an instructor at Kingsborough Community College and as an instructor for HANAC Taxi Academy. As a NYC taxi driver and a teacher, Pierre has developed strong communication skills and a deep appreciation for different cultures and different ways of looking at the world.
Originally from Haiti, Pierre Pierre moved to New York at the age of 18 with little knowledge of the English language and big dreams of building a better future. Pierre has a Bachelor of Science from St. Peter’s College and holds a teaching certificate from the National Safety Council. He is also fluent in English, French, and Haitian Creole.