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 call the main number.


Marcello Fantoni
Vice President, Office of Global Education

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

Jennifer McDonald
Financial Operations Manager, Office of Global Education

International Admissions

Walk-In and Phone Advising Schedule

Salma Benhaida
Director, International Recruitment and Admissions

Jameela Abdullah
Associate Director, International Admissions Counselor

Elly Styles
Assistant Director, International Admissions

Stacie Ansley
Senior International Admissions Counselor

Angela Day
International Admissions Counselor

Sarah Sutter
International Admissions Counselor

Pacifique Niyonzima
NP-Program Manager

Barbara Hutzell
Administrative Assistant
DSO, Initial I-20

Karyn Giaimo
Administrative Clerk

Tarrah Focht
Assistant Counselor, International Admissions

Linna Kettering
Assistant Counselor, International Admissions

Sasha Wilson
Assistant Counselor, International Admissions

Samantha Zeller
Assistant Counselor, International Admissions

Education Abroad

Education Abroad Advising Schedule

Amber Cruxton
Director, Education Abroad

Sara Morato
Associate Director, Education Abroad

Kristina Bullard
Assistant Director, Education Abroad

Molly Papay
Assistant Director, Education Abroad

Desiree Dube
Senior Education Abroad Advisor

Margaret Hosack
Education Abroad Advisor

International Student & Scholar Services

ISSS Office and Advising Hours
330-672-7980 (General Student Concerns) (J-1 Scholar Concerns0) (Exchange and Visiting Student Concerns)

Jef Davis
Associate Director, International Student & Scholar Services PDSO/RO
Direct Phone: +1-330-672-0045

Gizem Gunhan
Interim Assistant Director/International Student & Scholar Advisor
Direct Phone: +1-330-672-0920

Maria Kuhn
International Student & Scholar Advisor
Direct Phone: +1-330-672-3840

Dakota Varney
International Student & Scholar Advisor
Direct Phone: +1-330-672-9602

Hannah Weber
International Student & Scholar Advisor
Direct Phone: +1-330-672-1313

Paula Vrancich
Administrative Clerk

American Academy

Valerie Feagin
Associate Director, Global Programs/American Academy

Bruno Beidacki
Global Programs Advisor/American Academy

International Partnerships

Rachael Mundie
Associate Director, International Partnerships

Don Vana
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