HANA ITKIS

WFM Chess Instructor

Khana Itkis is a New York city based chess instructor and Woman Fide Master. She's been teaching chess for over ten years, and currently runs four after school programs in Brooklyn. She also works closely with International Chess Academy, and takes on as many private students as her schedule will allow.

She has competed in the Pan- American Games, World Championships and U.S championships. As a former competitive chess player, she knows the amount of work a student must put in to their chess education and encourages her students to work hard to achieve their goals. She loves teaching because she enjoys passing on her passion for chess to the students.

HANA ITKIS