Administration

AIFS Staff in the U.S.

William L. Gertz, Chairman and CEO, BA SUNY Binghamton
John A. Burg, Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer, BBA Pace University
Gene Maillet, Chief Information Officer, BS University of Moncton, MA University of New Brunswick
Kimberly Fleming Balkun, Senior Vice President, Global Marketing, AAS Gibbs College
 

AIFS Study Abroad Staff

Paul Watson, Senior Vice President, Executive Director, BA and MBA University of Pittsburgh
Sharman Hedayati, Vice President, Director of Admissions and Operations, BA Tehran University, MA New York University
Justin Lee, Admissions Officer, BS Ithaca College, MS Drexel University
Rebecca A. Rankin, Admissions Officer, BA Richmond, The American International University in London and MS Fordham University
Shannon Sanctuary, Admissions Officer, BA University of New Hampshire, MS University of Bridgeport
Karen Winslow, Systems Coordinator, Customized Programs, AA The Berkeley School
 

AIFS University Relations

John Hylton, Vice President, Director of University Relations, BA Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University  (AL, FL, GA, HI, NC, SC, TN)
Maura Cassells, Regional Vice President, University Relations, BA University of Massachusetts and MSc University of Glasgow, UK (CT, MA, ME, NH, NY, RI, VT)
Angela Manginelli, Vice President, Director of Alumni and Diversity Initiatives, BS and MEd., Ball State University (AR, LA, MS, OK)
Damien Marshall, Regional Vice President, University Relations, BA Ohio University, MA Ohio State University (IA, IL, IN, MI, MN, MO, ND, OH, SD, WI)
Paula Messina, University Relations for Customized, Faculty-Led Programs, BA Marymount College
Katie Ryan, Regional Vice President, University Relations, BA Ohio State University, MS Florida State University (DC, DE, KY, MD, NJ, PA, VA, WV)
Susanna ShigoCustomized Faculty-Led, University Relations, BA Saint Michael’s College (AZ, NM, NV, UT)
Michelle Walters, Regional Vice President, University Relations, BA Washington State University, MA University of San Francisco (AK, CA, CO, ID, KS, MT, NE, OR, TX, WY, WA)
 

AIFS Staff in London

J Michael Berry, Managing Director, Executive Vice President, Finance & IT, BA University of Exeter and FCA, Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales
Ailsa Brookes, Senior Vice President, Director of Programs,, BA (Hons) University of Warwick
Richard Howell, Senior Vice President, IT, London, MA Oxford University, MSc Imperial College London
Debora Wilson, Senior Vice President and Director of Operations, BA (Hons) London School of Economics, FRGS
Atul Garg, Director of Finance, College Division and Treasurer, BCom, Delhi University, MBA Indian Inst of Mgt, Lucknow and FCCA, Fellow of The Association of Chartered & Certified Accountants
Tracy Dicks, Vice President, BA (Hons) Liverpool Hope University and MA Institute of United States Studies (University of London)
Kirsty Isherwood, Vice President, BA (Hons) University of Birmingham
Corinne Cohen, Program Director, BA (Hons) University of Sheffield
Tori Monkman, Deputy Program Director, BA (Hons) Durham University
Caroline Reilly, Office Manager, BA (Hons) Middlesex University
Kris Parka, Assistant to the London College Division, BSc (Hons) London School of Economics
 

AIFS Health & Safety

Linda Langin, Senior Vice President, Cultural Insurance Services International; AIFS Risk Management Officer
 

Customized Programs – On-Site Staff

Sinead Sheehan, Academic Director, London, England, MA Goldsmiths College, University of London, Diploma (Counselling) Kent & Medway NHS/Social Care Partnership Trust
Sophie Monkman, Program Coordinator, Florence, Italy, BA Durham University
Gina Baxter, Head of Student Services, Florence, Italy, BA Cal State Fullerton
Catherine Devonald, Head of Student Services, London, England, BA Swansea University and Northern Arizona University
Trung Tran, Student Advisor, Florence, ItalyBA UCLA, MA - Università di Bologna
 

Resident Directors

Argentina - Barbara Franconi, Maria Giorello
Australia - Bridget Kelly (Perth), TBA (Queensland), TBD (Wollongong)
Austria - Ingrid Stengel
Barbados - TBD
Chile - Sebastian Guzman
Costa Rica - Karla Carballo
Czech Republic - Renata Sluneckova (Charles University Semester, Summer, J-Term), Jenny Pena (University of Economics Semester)
Ecuador - TBD
England - Corinne Cohen (Summer), Gerrard McAteer (Semester), Sarah Plumley (London Medical, University College London)
France - Sandrine Passeron (Cannes), Miranda Rea (Grenoble), Danica Debizet (Paris)
Germany - Nele Thomsen
Greece - Alice Anastassiou
Hungary - Dr. Deniz Bingol Hall
Ireland - Elaine Keane (Limerick), Cliodhna Dunne (Maynooth)
Italy - TBD
New Zealand - Alex Gidden
Russia - Kathryn Alcock
South Africa - Hestea de Wet
Spain - Inma Arenas (Barcelona), Noelia Marín Muñoz (Granada), Barbara Franconi (Madrid), Gaye Michaels (Salamanca - Semester), Julia Garcia (Salamanca - Summer), Edu Padial (Seville), TBD (Valencia)
 

Board of Academic Advisors

Dr. LaNitra Berger, Director of Postgraduate Fellowships and the Undergraduate Apprentice Program, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
Dr. Dania Brandford-Calvo,Executive Director, Office of International Programs and Study Abroad, University of Texas at El Paso
Dr. Lawrence G. Buckley,Vice Chancellor of Institutional Effectiveness, Ventura County Community College District
Annika Campbell, Coordinator, Office of Study Abroad, Mississippi State University
Robert Carolin, Executive Director & Associate Dean, California State University, San Marcos, San Marcos, CA
Jennifer L. Ewald, Associate Vice Provost, Global Strategy, Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT
Jim Galvin, Director of Opportunities Abroad & Faculty-Led Programs, University of California, San Diego, CA
Dr. Susanne Hill, Executive Director, UF International Center, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Dr. Tom Hospod, Assistant Director, Education Abroad Programs, University of Rhode Island
Dr. Kara Pike Inman, Director, Education Abroad Programs, University of North Carolina Wilmington, NC
Ben Iverson, Director of International Programs, Augustana University, Sioux Falls, SD
Theresa Johansson, Director, Global Education Office, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Annique Kiel, Executive Director of Global Engagement and International Programs, Drake University, Des Moines, IA
Dr. Eloise Knowlton, Dean of Undergraduate Studies, Assumption College
Dr. Lisa Loberg, Director of Study Abroad, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
MaRaina Montgomery, Study Abroad Program Manager, Howard University, Washington D.C.
Carolina Robinson, Director, Education Abroad, Capstone International Center, The University of Alabama
Dr. Brian Stiegler, Director, Center for International Education, Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD