Meet with a Global Education Advisor to determine which global experiences best suit your individual goals and interests.
REGULAR ADVISING (SEPTEMBER - APRIL):
The Global Initiatives office is located in Kresge Hall (700 E. University Ave.), 3rd Flr West, Rm K3510.
SUMMER ADVISING (MAY - AUGUST):
By appointment only; schedule an in-person, Skype, or phone appointment through iMpact.
Meet Your Global Education Advisors
Ayesha received her bachelor's degree in Public Policy from the University of Michigan. After graduating, she worked with the Registrar's Office in the Ross School of Business. Ayesha then pursued her master's degree in Global Affairs & Policy at Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea. There she joined the editing team of the Yonsei Journal of International Studies and served as its Editor in Chief during her final semester. Ayesha joined the Global Initiatives team at Ross in 2017 and loves being back in Ann Arbor. In her free time, she enjoys trying new desserts, watching Korean dramas, and going to cafes.
Ayesha advises for programs and partner institutions located in Australia, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, and Thailand.
Charlie earned his BA in International Studies from Bowling Green State University where he spent an academic year abroad in Salzburg, Austria. Charlie holds an MA in Global Interactions from Cleveland State University. Charlie joined the Ross Global Initiatives team in 2018 after three years managing global youth education programs at the Cleveland Council on World Affairs. As a Cleveland native, Charlie loves to cheer on his Browns and his hobbies include Netflix and puppies.
Charlie advises for programs and partner institutions located in Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Italy, Germany, Poland, and Switzerland.
Katie graduated with a degree in Spanish for secondary education and moved to Seville, Spain, where she worked as a student development coordinator for three years with the Semester in Spain program. She returned to the US and served as a study abroad advisor at Ramapo College of New Jersey for two years while completing her master's degree in Counseling for Student Development Administration. Katie joined the Global Initiatives team at Ross in 2016 and loves being back in her native Michigan. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and Australian Shepherd pup outdoors, cooking and baking, Netflix documentaries, and playing the ukulele.
Katie advises for programs and partner institutions located in Argentina, Nicaragua, Spain, Jamaica, and India.
Zach holds a BA in International Studies from the University of Washington and an MA in Student Affairs Administration from Michigan State University. He has held several university and international education positions at the University of Washington, Oregon State University, and the University of Oregon. Most recently, Zach was Assistant Director for Education Abroad at Northern Arizona University. A native Seattleite, Zach enjoys traveling to cities and countries off the beaten path, long walks while listening to podcasts, and watching basketball with his 2-year-old daughter.
Zach advises for programs and partner institutions located in Denmark, Finland, France, Iceland, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.