Global Operations

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

Regions   Name Phone Email
Belgium, Czech Republic, Hungary, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Sweden Edward Branagan
Regional Director of Operations Northern Europe

Based in Budapest, Hungary
207-274-5744 ebranagan@ciee.org
Australia, China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand Kenneth Choo
Regional Director of Operations for Pacific Rim

Based in Shanghai, China
207-553-5755 kchoo@ciee.org
Botswana, Ghana, India, Israel, Jordan, Morocco, Senegal, Tanzania, United Arab Emirates Janine El Tal
Regional Director of Operations Africa, Middle East, and India

Based in Dubai/Sharjah, UAE
207-553-7890 jeltal@ciee.org
Brazil (Salvador da Bahia), Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Peru Jesus Gastelum Lage
Regional Director of Operations for Latin America

Based in Guanajuato, Mexico
207-553-7864 jgastelumlage@ciee.org
London, England; Paris, France; Berlin, Germany; Rome, Italy; Cape Town, South Africa; Madrid, Spain Cary Nathenson
Regional Director of Operations, Global Institutes Europe and Africa

Based in Berlin, Germany
207-553-4094 cnathenson@ciee.org
Argentina, Brazil (Rio de Janeiro), Chile Erik Perez
Regional Director of Operations, Global Institutes Latin America

Based in Santiago de Chile 
207-553-4054 eperez@ciee.org
France (Toulouse and Rennes), Italy (Ferrara), Portugal, Spain (Alicante, Barcelona, Palma, Seville) Jaime Ramirez
Regional Director of Operations Southern Europe

Based in Seville, Spain
207-553-7888 jramirez@ciee.org

 

Executive & Administrative Staff for Study Abroad

Caroline Maas
Vice President for Global Operations
207-553-7887
cmaas@ciee.org

Cornelia Mueller
Executive Director for Global Operations, Global Institutes
207-274-5751
cmueller@ciee.org

Philippe Pavillard
Executive Director for Global Operations
207-553-4146
ppavillard@ciee.org

Clara Rodes
Executive Director for Global Operations, non-Global Institutes
207-553-7888
crodes@ciee.org