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Administration

Mary Baltz
Mary Baltz
Administrative Assistant IV
Bryan 310

Responsible for providing operational coordination, administrative support, and project management to the Director of Operations, International Programs, on complex contractual issues.

Jami Capps
Jami Capps
Director of Finance
BRYAN 301E

Overall management of area financials, business, and personnel activities for the Office of International Programs (IP). Manages the IP fiscal staff regarding all fiscal operations and budgetary matters.

Joshua Cummings
Joshua Cummings
Information Technology Specialist 1
KRUEGEL 231

Support technician for International Programs.

Bret Dahmen
Bret Dahmen
Fiscal Analyst 2
BRYAN 108

Principal assistant to the Director of Finance to provide specialized grant support to the faculty and staff in IP in accordance with applicable university and federal cost determination guidelines.

Debbie Funke
Debbie Funke
Office Assistant 3
Bryan 301

Acts as first point of contact for students, faculty and staff for WSU. Performs a variety of clerical duties as well as respond to inquiries concerning office/departmental services.

Deb Gambill
Deb Gambill
Fiscal Specialist 1
BRYAN 111

Serves as the sponsored student liaison for IP Fiscal. Works directly with foreign sponsors and international sponsored students regarding accounts receivable and student account billing. Other fiscal and administrative support areas include purchasing, accounts payable, payroll, travel advances, travel reimbursements, and POS cash deposits.

Jacob Hogg
Jacob Hogg
Information Systems Manager
Bryan 108G

Develops, implements, and maintains technology for International Programs. Manages CRM system, configuration of virtual server environment, support of third party software products, and development of web applications and functionality.

Hunter Hughes
Hunter Hughes
Director of Development
BRYAN 206N
Shane Johnson
Shane Johnson
Special Programs Manager
BRYAN 108A

Manages and coordinates day-to-day special visitation programs assigned by IP administration. This includes Intensive American Language and cultural programs, IYLEP, and other visitation based educational programs for students and scholars.

Rebecca Lande
Rebecca Lande
Assistant to the Vice President
Bryan 301

Manages calendar and travel arrangements for the Vice President.

Matt Long
Matt Long
Systems Administrator
Bryan 108D

Lead support technician for International Programs.

Quin Nguyen
Quin Nguyen
Communications and Development Assistant
BRYAN 206
Bailey Nielsen
Bailey Nielsen
Fiscal Specialist 1
BRYAN 108

Provides overall fiscal administrative support for IP, with a strong emphasis on preparing complex travel budgets and making international travel arrangements. Other fiscal and administrative support areas include purchasing, accounts payable, immigration service center billing, travel advances, and travel reimbursements.

Tammi Parkins
Tammi Parkins
Fiscal Support, IALC
KRUEGEL 53

Provides fiscal support for the IALC faculty, students, and administration.

Erin-Kae Rice
Erin-Kae Rice
Director of Operations and Senior Advisor to the Vice President
Bryan 301C

Overall management of administrative functions of IP and principal advisor to the Vice President.  Lead and direct: IP operations, human resources/compliance, marketing/communications, and information systems.

Global Learning

Patricia Arnold
Patricia Arnold
Program Coordinator
BRYAN 101A

Back-end support of students’ study abroad experience including mystudyabroad software support, transcript processing, placeholder credits and grades.

Kristen Foos
Kristen Foos
Global Learning Advisor
Bryan 109

Advises students in Murrow, CAHNRS, School of the Environment, and Vet Med on study abroad and other global learning activities. Coordinates Murrow, CAHNRS, and SoE faculty-led programs. Facilitates programs for returning study abroad students.

Koda Hendrickson
Koda Hendrickson
Global Learning Advisor
BRYAN 101A

Advises all students interested in exchange and partnership programs as well as students from the Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture, and students still deciding on a major regarding various global learning opportunities.

Cheri Nelson
Cheri Nelson
Office Assistant 2
Bryan 105

Global Learning resource room management, reception and office and program support.

Christine Oakley
Christine Oakley
Director, Global Learning
BRYAN 101B

Primary oversight for Global Learning including its role in campus internationalization, education abroad, Global Leadership Certificate and Global Case Competition.

Kadian Shaw
Kadian Shaw
Global Learning Advisor
Bryan 105D

Advises students in Carson College of Business and College of Education on study abroad and other global learning activities Advises students about and coordinates faculty-led programs in business, education, and engineering.

Jessy Stika
Jessy Stika
Global Learning Advisor
Bryan 105C

Advises students in Honors College on study abroad and other global learning activities. Advises students interested in and coordinates custom faculty-led programs and those offered by College of Arts and Sciences, WSU Spokane, 1st Gen Abroad.

Global Research and Engagement

Kim Castelin
Kim Castelin
Project Associate
Bryan 206L
Leland (Michael) Lege
Leland (Michael) Lege
In-Country Coordinator
Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Brandon Sitzmann
Brandon Sitzmann
Director
BRYAN 206K
Colleen Taugher
Colleen Taugher
Associate Director
Bryan 206M

Global Services

Smitha Bose
Smitha Bose
Program Assistant
Bryan 206

Services as primary contact for Global Services. Responds to international students’ walk-in, email and telephone requests.  Performs a variety of support functions for the Global Services Department, international student advisors, SEVIS coordinator, and director.

Maria Clara Cardieri Souza
Maria Clara Cardieri Souza
International Student and Scholar Advisor
Bryan 206H

Primarily advises students on F and J immigration issues. Facilitates new international student orientation. Contact for programming and outreach. Liaison with stakeholders regarding immigration/student issues. Assists with advising of scholars.

Sharyl Kammerzell
Sharyl Kammerzell
Director, Global Services
BRYAN 206D

Provides strategic direction to develop and implement programs, services and policies supporting international students and scholars. Provides leadership to units supporting global students, global scholars, and the International Center.

Jan Keiser
Jan Keiser
Associate Director, International Scholar Services
Bryan 206B

Manages and provides immigration services for WSU’s hiring/hosting of international personnel. Collaborates to develop, update, and implement policies and procedures. Works on complex immigration legal issues with independent judgment.

Brian Ridge
Brian Ridge
SEVIS Coordinator
Bryan 206

Works as the SEVIS Coordinator and PDSO. Manages international student information systems and oversees SEVIS reporting. Coordinates the many offices and branch campus locations within WSU that enter data into the international student systems.

Cody Tornow
Cody Tornow
International Student Advisor
Bryan 206F

Advises students on F and J immigration issues. Contact for programming and outreach to campus and community. Liaison with key stakeholders regarding immigration/student issues.

Learn English

Intensive American Language Center

Raed Alsawaier
Raed Alsawaier
Instructor
KRUEGEL 203

Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2018-present.

Justine Armentrout
Justine Armentrout
Program Assistant
KRUEGEL 10A

Duties include reception, student assistance, correspondence, publications, and support for International Teaching Assistant testing.

Reenie Arnold
Reenie Arnold
Instructor
KRUEGEL 205

Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2018-present.

Jessica Bilek
Jessica Bilek
Instructor
KRUEGEL 10A

Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2018-present.

Kimberly Cooper
Kimberly Cooper
Pathway Program Manager
KRUEGEL 10A

Fluent in Spanish. Enrolls Academic English, undergraduate and graduate pathways students in courses, works with departments on scheduling and advises students out of pathway. IALC experience: 2014-present.

Janice Corey
Janice Corey
Associate Director, Advising Services
Kruegel 230

Leads academic advising for Academic English, undergraduate and graduate pathways students. IALC experience: 2000-present.

Lynn Dils
Lynn Dils
Instructor
KRUEGEL 208

Fluent in Spanish. Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2014-present.

Anne Drobish-Shahat
Anne Drobish-Shahat
Instructor
KRUEGEL 204

Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2004-present.

Eman Elturki
Eman Elturki
Associate Director, Curriculum and Assessment
KRUEGEL 10A

Fluent in Arabic. Manages curriculum and assessment across levels and oversees CEA accreditation and professional development of English language faculty. Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2011-present.

Sharon Fraser-Allen
Sharon Fraser-Allen
ITA Coordinator
KRUEGEL 10A

Oversees International Teaching Assistant exams. Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2004-present.

Danica Garcia
Danica Garcia
Tri-Cities Instructor
CIC 125G

Fluent in Spanish. Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2017-present.

Emily Harmon
Emily Harmon
Materials Coordinator
KRUEGEL 10A

Oversees the review and implement of authentic materials and themes for Academic English and pathways. Teaches English as a Second Language and in the Okinawa Summer Program. IALC experience:  2013-present.

Kate Hellmann
Kate Hellmann
Academic Director
KRUEGEL 15A

Provides leadership and long-range planning for the IALC Academic English program and pathways. Oversees IALC efforts toward internationalization.

Dustin Hinkle
Dustin Hinkle
Instructor
KRUEGEL 201

Speaks Mandarin Chinese. Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2018-present.

Rachida Labbas
Rachida Labbas
Instructor
KRUEGEL 10A

Fluent in Arabic and French and is a Fulbright Scholar. Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC Experience:  2012-present.

Jeremy Licari
Jeremy Licari
Instructor
KRUEGEL 201

Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2018-present.

Wendy (Yang) Liu
Wendy (Yang) Liu
Instructor
KRUEGEL 204

Speaks Mandarin Chinese. Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2010-present.

Margaret Mount
Margaret Mount
Blackboard Coordinator
KRUEGEL 10A

Speaks French and Spanish and conversational Arabic. Works to integrate Blackboard into classroom instruction. Teaches English as a second language. IALC experience:  2014-present.

Wannaporn Phipps
Wannaporn Phipps
Instructor
KRUEGEL 206

Speaks Thai. Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2018-present.

Lauren Reed
Lauren Reed
Learning Resource Coordinator
KRUEGEL 202

Oversees English and discipline-specific academic support that is run out of the Learning Resource Center. Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience: 2018-present.

Geoff Ruzicki
Geoff Ruzicki
Instructor
KRUEGEL 205

Speaks Japanese. Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2010-present.

Stephanie Thomas
Stephanie Thomas
Instructor
Kruegel 206

Fluent in Spanish. Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2014-present.

Daniel Williamson
Daniel Williamson
Tri-Cities Instructor
CIC 101H

Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2018-present.

Sara Wynne
Sara Wynne
Instructor
KRUEGEL 202

Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2017-present.

Yukiho Yamaguchi
Yukiho Yamaguchi
Instructor
KRUEGEL 203

Teaches English as a Second Language. IALC experience:  2018-present.

International Center

Pamela Duran
Pamela Duran
Associate Director, International Center
CUB L46

Oversees/manages IP-International Center to integrate international students into the campus and community and advises International Students’ Council.

Jaclyn Logsdon
Jaclyn Logsdon
Program Coordinator
CUB L46

Helps coordinate IP-International Center (IC) events, services, and marketing. Mentors student interns, and supports co-curricular programming and IC initiatives. Assists with development and implementation of IC programs on and off campus.

Naomi Yong
Naomi Yong
Program Assistant
CUB L46

Provides clerical support to IP-International Center, handles scheduling, filing, service hours, answering e-mails and acts as reception to foot traffic.

International Undergraduate Admissions

Farah Antoine
Farah Antoine
Assistant Director
Kruegel 13

Coordinates international undergraduate admission. Lead for international transfer credit, education abroad credit evaluation, and development of international articulation tables. Advises and processes international student applications.

Katie Brunell
Katie Brunell
International Admissions Coordinator
KRUEGEL 13

Responsible for assisting prospective WSU international students, including application processing, foreign transcript evaluation, admissions decisions, and SEVIS I-20 processing.

Paul Christensen
Paul Christensen
Program Assistant
KRUEGEL 13

Duties include reception, student and faculty assistance, correspondence, and publications.

Amanda Fleming
Amanda Fleming
International Admissions Coordinator 
KRUEGEL 13

Responsible for assisting prospective WSU international students, including application processing, foreign transcript evaluation, admissions decisions, and SEVIS I-20 processing.

Trevor Kingsley
Trevor Kingsley
Senior International Admissions Coordinator
Kruegel 13

Involved in all the steps of the international undergraduate admissions process, from recruiting to matriculation; including foreign transcript evaluation, transfer credit reporting, issuing I-20s, and managing IP student scholarships.

Laurie Quiring
Laurie Quiring
Director, International Undergraduate Admissions and Recruitment
Kruegel 11

Leads and directs marketing, recruitment, and admission processes for WSU’s Intensive American Language Center and International Undergraduate Admissions. Manages agency relationships and establishes pathway partnerships.

Jan Stephens
Jan Stephens
Program Support
KRUEGEL 13

Provides program support for students, and administration.

Samantha Volk
Samantha Volk
International Admissions Coordinator 
KRUEGEL 13

Responsible for assisting prospective WSU international students, including application processing, foreign transcript evaluation, admissions decisions, and SEVIS I-20 processing.

Brianna Webb
Brianna Webb
International Admissions Coordinator
KRUEGEL 13

Responsible for assisting prospective WSU international students, including application processing, foreign transcript evaluation, admissions decisions, and SEVIS I-20 processing.

INTO Washington State University

Steffani Davis
Steffani Davis
Finance Business Partner, INTO WSU
KRUEGEL 53
Tricia Fiscus
Tricia Fiscus
Executive Director, INTO WSU
KRUEGEL 52A

Serves as the Executive Director for INTO Washington State University.

Alison LaRoza
Alison LaRoza
Director of Student Experience, INTO WSU 
KRUEGEL 12
Linda Mittelhammer
Linda Mittelhammer
Student Experience Coordinator, INTO WSU
KRUEGEL 53
Lydia Osborne
Lydia Osborne
Student Finance Assistant, INTO WSU
KRUEGEL 53
Brett Prim
Brett Prim
Marketing and Recruitment Manager, INTO WSU
KRUEGEL 53
Geraldine Scholz
Geraldine Scholz
Enrollment Manager, INTO WSU
KRUEGEL 53
Riley Youngman
Riley Youngman
Marketing and Communications Specialist, INTO WSU
KRUEGEL 53
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