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General Contact Information

Are you thinking about applying to a CIEE Study Center or are you an advisor with questions about CIEE programs?

Our highly experienced staff have extensive knowledge of all CIEE programs and services. If you are a student with questions about completing your application, an administrator wanting to order brochures, or you want to sign up to receive program updates and news, our staff are happy to help.

Phone: 1.800.40.STUDY or 1.207.553.4000
Fax: 1.207.553.4299

Mailing Address: CIEE
300 Fore Street
Portland, ME 04101-4110

Institutional Relations

Are you an administrator at a U.S. institution? If so, the CIEE Institutional Relations Department is ready to answer any questions you have. Find your Institutional Relations contact from the list below. They look forward to talking with you.

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  • Russ Phillips
    Senior Manager, Institutional Relations, East Region
    phone: 207-553-4254
    mobile: 207-415-8795
  • Katie Jafarli
    Manager, Institutional Relations
    (DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV, NJ)
    phone: 207-553-7809
    mobile: 207-228-5912
  • Rachel Daroca
    Manager, Institutional Relations
    (AR, CO, IA, KS, MO, NE, OK, TX, UT, WY, IL, NM, AZ)
    phone: 207-553-7814
    mobile: 207-321-8303
  • Maureen Sullivan
    Manager, Institutional Relations
    (Canada, CT, RI, NY, IN)
    phone: 207-274-5677
    mobile: 207-593-6766
  • Judith Sachs
    Manager, Institutional Relations (CA, HI, ID, MT, ND, NV, OR, SD, WA, AK)
    phone: 207-274-5652
  • Tyler D’Andrea
    Manager, Institutional Relations Development
    East Region
    phone: 615-915-1123
    mobile: 207-415-8838
  • Sue Robinson
    Manager, Institutional Relations
    (MA, ME, NH, MN, VT, WI)
    phone: 207-553-4037
    mobile: 207-749-0705
  • Allison Gjeltema
    Events & Marketing Senior Coordinator, Institutional Relations
    phone: 207-553-4033
  • Betsy Parker Landmann
    Manager, Institutional Relations Development
    West Region
    phone: 207-274-5651
  • Molly Leighton
    Manager, Institutional Relations (AL, FL, GA, OH, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, MI)
    phone: 207-553-7810
    mobile: 207-331-7410

Semester Study Abroad Advisors

Have you or one of your students applied to a CIEE program? If so, the CIEE Study Abroad Advisors are your best resource for enrollment and pre-departure advice. The CIEE Study Abroad Advisors are ready to answer your questions about the visa process, housing at the program site, registering for courses to take while you are abroad, and more.

  • Sara Palumbo
    Director of Enrollment
  • Nicole Melas
    Manager, Information Systems & Operations
  • Jarlath McGuckin
    Manager, Enrollment
    (Africa, Asia, Australia, Latin America)
  • Megan Gardner
    Manager, Enrollment
    (Europe, Middle East)
  • Laura Garlo
    Semester Study Abroad Advisor
    (China, Japan, Taiwan)
  • Moriah Maron
    Semester Study Abroad Advisor
    (Botswana, Ghana, India, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania)
  • Susan Pollis
    Semester Study Abroad Advisor
    (Australia, Bonaire, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Korea, Mexico, Portugal, Thailand)
  • Anne Strachan
    Semester Study Abroad Advisor
    (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Peru)
    Interim Advisor (Botswana, Ghana, Tanzania)
  • Chris McCoy
    Senior Semester Study Abroad Advisor
    (Belgium, England, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Spain: Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca)
  • Ryan Gauvreau
    Semester Study Abroad Advisor
    (France, Spain: Alicante, Madrid, Seville)
  • Julia Pons
    Semester Study Abroad Advisor
    (Hungary, Israel, Jordan, Morocco, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Sweden, Turkey, United Arab Emirates)
  • Hope Hampton
    Semester Study Abroad Advisor
    (Czech Republic, Germany, Italy)
  • Alexandra Nichols
    Enrollment Operations Coordinator
    (Africa, Asia, Australia, Latin America)
  • Christina Arecchi
    Enrollment Operations Coordinator
    (Europe, Middle East)
  • James Arnold
    Data & Reporting Coordinator
    (Semester and Summer)
  • Ashley Willumitis
    Communications & Marketing Coordinator
    (Semester and Summer)

Short Term Study Abroad Advisors

  • Jensine Fraser
    Manager, Enrollment
    (Short Term Programs & Outreach)
  • Katelyn Slotnick
    Study Abroad Advisor
    (Argentina, Bonaire, Brazil, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Mexico, New York, Peru)
  • Kali Pratt
    Study Abroad Advisor
    (Belgium, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Czech Republic)
  • Katherine Knight
    Study Abroad Advisor
    (Global Internship)
  • Connor Shoos
    Study Abroad Advisor
    (Botswana, Ghana, Senegal, South Africa, Korea, Australia, Japan, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand)
  • Chloe Rothenberg
    Study Abroad Advisor
    (Spain, Morocco, Jordan, Turkey)

Program Management

CIEE Regional Directors are your point of contact for all on-site program management issues.

  • Penny Alexander
    Regional Director of Operations, Africa, and Australia (Australia, Botswana, Ghana, Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania)
    *based in Cape Town, South Africa
  • Janine El Tal
    Regional Director of Operations, Middle East, North Africa & South Asia (India, Israel, Jordan, Morocco, Thailand, Turkey, and the UAE)
    *based in Dubai/Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Caroline Maas
    Regional Director of Operations, Northern Europe (Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Sweden, and the United Kingdom)
    *based in Berlin, Germany
  • Clara Rodes
    Regional Director of Operations, Southern Europe (France, Italy, Portugal, and Spain)
    *based in Barcelona, Spain
  • Craig Hastings
    Regional Director of Operations, Latin America & Caribbean (Argentina, Bonaire, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Mexico, and Peru)
  • Colin Bezenar
    Regional Director of Operations, Asia (China, Korea, Japan and Taiwan)

Executive & Administrative Staff for Study Abroad

  • Bill Bull
    Vice President of Program Management
  • Adam Rubin
    Executive Director, Program Development and Evaluation
  • Emily Marczak
    Manager, Academic Consortium Relations, Study Abroad
  • Tod Van Zandt
    Manager of Program Operations

Academic Affairs

  • Alexandra Wood
    Vice President of Academic Affairs
  • Olivia Joyce
    Academic Affairs Administrative Coordinator
  • Tara Harvey
    Manager, Intercultural Learning and Curriculum Development


If you are a CIEE participant or home school with questions regarding grade reporting or course registration, email or contact the Registration staff below for assistance.

  • Fenna Robbins
    Sr. Registration Coordinator: All summer, January, and May term programs
  • Emma Adams
    Registration Coordinator: Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, and Sweden
  • Mona Grandbois
    Registration Coordinator: The Americas, the Caribbean, Czech Republic, and the Middle East
  • Kristina Grimaldi
    Registration Coordinator: England, Northern Ireland, Portugal, and Spain
  • Meg Swoboda
    Registration Coordinator: Africa and Asia-Pacific
  • Kathy Martin


If you are a CIEE participant or sending school with questions regarding billing, contact the Billing staff for assistance. Please direct billing questions to:

  • Julie Moore
    Billing Specialist, Student and Parent Services
  • Katherine Pinchevsky
    Sr. Billing Specialist, Institutional Relations

Faculty-Led and Custom Programs Department

  • Kellie Sullivan
    Executive Director of Faculty and Custom Programs
  • Brianna Dostie
    Manager, Faculty-Led and Custom Programs
    AL, CT, FL, IN, ME, MI, NC, RI, SC, Canada
  • Craig DeForest
    Manager, Faculty-Led and Custom Programs
    AK, DE, HI, KS, MD, MS, MT, NJ, NV, OH, OK, PR, WV, WY
  • Jenna Garchar
    Manager, Faculty-Led and Custom Programs
    AR, IA, KY, LA, MO, ND, NM, PA, SD, TN, NE, VT
  • Melissa Sandoval
    Senior Coordinator, Faculty and Custom Programs
    CA, GA, ID, MN, OR, TX, UT, WA
  • Katya Neff
    Senior Coordinator, Faculty and Custom Programs
    AZ, CO, DC, IL, MA, NH, NY, VA, WI
  • Eric Sprague
    Program administrator
  • Hannah Perreault
    Program Administrator

CIEE International Faculty Development Seminars (IFDS)

Are you a faculty member or administrator at a post-secondary institution interested in short-term, intensive, educational experiences abroad? CIEE’s Center of Learning and Teaching facilitates Academic Seminars (IFDS), Conferences, Workshops, and Research programs at many of its 60 Global Centers that contribute to international professional development and educational exchange.

  • Erin Santana
    Senior Manager, International Faculty Development Seminars
  • Gina Campbell
    Program Coordinator, International Faculty Development Seminars

Teach Abroad & CIEE TEFL

Are you a recent graduate interested in teaching abroad in Chile, China, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Peru, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, or Vietnam? The Teach Abroad staff will be happy to answer any questions you may have. Are you interested in getting TEFL-certified in order to teach English abroad? Contact the TEFL staff for more information.