Board of Directors


William Gertz
President and CEO, AIFS (American Institute for Foreign Study)

Vice Chair

Laura Rose
CEO, CCI Greenheart

Ellen Hoggard

Managing Director, STS Global Studies, President, Au Pair Foundation, and President, STS Foundation

Rebecca Bell Meszaros
Acting Vice President for Global Programs and Associate Vice President, Education, IREX

Dr. Paul Beresford-Hill
Director General, Mountbatten Institute

David Causer
President and Founder, Global Educational Concepts; Vice President, Southwestern Advantage

Dr. Dan Davidson
 American Councils for International Education

Brad Farnsworth
Assistant Vice President, Center for Internationalization and Global Engagement

Carol Jenkins
Executive Vice President for Global Development, World Learning

Kari Kuja
Chief of Staff, Office of the President, Institute of International Education

Scott J. Messing
President & CEO, Youth for Understanding USA

Dr. James Pellow
President and CEO, Council on International Educational Exchange

Goran Rannefors
President, EF Education First

Lee Satterfield
Executive Vice President and COO, Meridian International Center

Marcie Schneider
President, Intrax


Ex Officio member
Ilir Zherka
Executive Director, Alliance for International Exchange