Staff Directory - Office of Global Education

Please contact the Office of Global Education with all your questions about applying, advising and study abroad. 

Office Phone: +1-330-672-7980

To reach any of our staff directly, find them in the list below and contact them by email.

International Admissions

Walk-In and Phone Advising Schedule

Salma Benhaida
Director, International Recruitment and Admissions

Eric Galligan
Assistant Director, International Admissions Counselor

Jameela Abdullah
Assistant Director, International Admissions Counselor

Elly Styles
Senior International Admissions Counselor

Sara Greicius
Senior International Admissions Counselor

Stacie Ansley
Assistant Counselor, International Sponsored Student Services

Kaiya Watauchi
International Admissions Counselor

Barbara Hutzell
Administration Clerk, DSO

Karyn Giaimo
Records Technician

Tarrah Focht
Assistant Counselor, International Admissions


Education Abroad

Education Abroad Advising Schedule

Amber Cruxton
Director, Education Abroad

Sara Morato
Assistant Director, Education Abroad

Kristina Bullard
Senior Education Abroad Advisor

Molly Papay
Senior Education Abroad Advisor

Desiree Dube
Education Abroad Advisor


International Student & Scholar Services

ISSS Office and Advising Hours

Jef Davis
Associate Director, International Student & Scholar Services

Noelle Brooker
Senior International Student & Scholar Advisor

Deanna Laubis
Senior International Student & Scholar Advisor

Paula Vrancich
Administrative Clerk & Designated School Official



Marcello Fantoni
Vice President, Office of Global Education

Sarah Malcolm
Executive Director, Office of Global Education

Amy Barr
Special Assistant to the Vice President, Office of Global Education

April Paulus
Financial Operations Manager, Office of Global Education


International Partnerships

Leslie Bowser
Assistant Director, Global Programs

Valerie Reed
Associate Director, International Partnerships

Don Vana
Visual Communication Design, Manager, OGE Marketing