Simon was born in Beckum, Nord-Rhine-Westphalia and lived there until he was 18 years old. After his Abitur at the Berufskolleg Beckum des Kreises Warendorf Europaschule (Vocational European School in Beckum, Warendorf), he moved to the Philipps-University in Marburg in Hesse to study German. Over the past years, he has gained experience as a language instructor for children and young adults.
In his leisure time, he is a volunteer at the Rescue Dogs Association of the Red Cross and plays American Football in Marburg.
At ELC, Simon works as a language instructor for further training classes as well as for language exam preparation classes.