Center for Global Education staff
Center for Global Education

» Meet the Center for Global Education Team


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Kristin Beavers

Advisor for College of Pharmacy, Fowler School of Law, and inbound exchange students.

Assistant Director of Overseas Programs

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Jodi Hicks

Assistant Director of Overseas Programs
Advisor for College of Performing Arts, Fowler School of Engineering, and Schmid College of Science & Technology.

Global Education Advisors

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McKenna Hughes

Global Education Advisor
(714) 289-2033
Advisor for Attallah College of Educational Studies and Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences.
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Daniel Garcia

Global Education Advisor
(714) 744-7074
Advisor for Argyros School of Business and Economics.
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Juan Bustillo

Graduate Assistant
Advisor for Dodge College of Film and Media Arts and School of Communication. CEA Buenos Aires, Argentina - Latin American Studies - Spring 2018
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Caroline DeStefano

Graduate Assistant
Advisor for Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences and undeclared majors. Semester at Sea, Spring 2018

Operations Management

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Jean Lawson

Travel Course and International Internship Manager
Development of faculty-led Travel Courses and summer international internships.
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Loren Lee Diaz

Applications Coordinator
(714) 289-3139
Global Gateway management, transcript articulation, and marketing.
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Kayla Brooks

Administrative Assistant
(714) 997-6857
Front office management, fiscal operations, and event coordination.

Student Assistants

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Josanni Martinez

Graduate Assistant to the Travel Course and International Internships Manager
Assist with Travel Course and International Internship development and administration.
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Natalie Hartman

Assistant to the Director
Assist the Director with daily administrative tasks, research projects, and incoming exchange students.
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Dalia Jaafar

Assistant to the Applications Coordinator
Assist the Applications Coordinator with the online applications management system, print and digital marketing, and social media.

Peer Advisors

Peer Advisors will be your first contact when you visit the CGE. They are happy to answer your questions show you programs for a semester abroad, Travel Course, or international internship program. Stop by to chat with a Peer Advisor any time Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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Ryan Ireland

Peer Advisor
City, University of London, United Kingdom - Fall 2017 and Chinese Culture and Society, Taiwan - Summer 2017 and 2019
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Val Park

Peer Advisor
Thammasat University, Bangkok - Fall 2018
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Michaela Foisy

Peer Advisor
Temple University Rome - Fall 2018
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Aaron Chen

Peer Advisor
Chinese University Hong Kong - Fall 2018
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Brielle Cetraro

Peer Advisor
Temple University Rome - Fall 2018