Morgan ReissDirector of Health, Safety, & Security Health, Safety and Security
Since joining CIEE in 2000, Morgan has held numerous positions across various regions while serving a diverse array of participants and partners. Most recently, Morgan was the CIEE Associate Director of Health, Safety, & Security. Prior to that, Morgan was the Director of Student Life at CIEE Seville (Spain), during which time she oversaw all matters relating to the health, safety and security of participants, ranging from High School and Gap year, to Study Abroad and Faculty-Led and Customized programming, as well as Teach Abroad for recent graduates.
An active member in the local community in the area of social inclusion and equity, Morgan has combined her education and training in human rights with her nearly two decades working in Europe to support not only CIEE participants, but also CIEE colleagues in a variety of roles: an original member of CIEE's Inclusive Excellence Task Force, serving as CIEE liaison to Mobility International USA (MIUSA) for 10-years, in addition to more than 15-years as a lecturer of, "Social Justice: Theory and Practice of Human Rights" during which time, she was responsible for hundreds of CIEE Seville participants placed in service-learning, experiential education and volunteer projects with local schools, hospitals, shelters and other public entities as well as NGOs and other civic, religious or community-based organizations.
Morgan obtained a dual BA in Latin American Studies and Spanish from Tulane University (USA), post-graduate studies in humanitarian and armed conflict law from the London School of Economics (UK) and a MA in International Human Rights from the University of Essex (UK).