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Region IV team

NAFSA Region IV is one of NAFSA's 11 geographic regions. Each region is governed by an elected chair and a team of representatives from the various NAFSA professional sections and educator groups.

Interested in joining the NAFSA Region IV Team? View job descriptions for all NAFSA Region IV team positions.

Contact a regional team member based on their position responsibilities. Contact information can be found on the NAFSA member directory.

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Jessica Lynn Hylton

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Jessica Lynn Hylton
University of Missouri - Saint Louis
Communications Coordinator, Region IV

Cathy Toohey

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Cathy Toohey
Saint Ambrose University
Secretary, Region IV

Jacob Kinning

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Jacob Kinning
Saint Cloud State University
Education Abroad Representative, Region IV

Virginia Guneyli

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Virginia Guneyli
Saint Charles Community College
Teaching Learning and Scholarship Representative, Region IV

Amanda Hager

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Amanda Hager
University of Saint Thomas
IEM Representative, Region IV

Shannon Ingleby

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shannon ingleby
Kirkwood Community College
Community College & Two-Year Colleges Representative, Region IV

Erika Lees

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Erika Lees
Northwest Missouri State University
Public Policy Representative, Region IV

Miho Patani

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Miho Patani Photo
University of St. Thomas
Academy Coach - Elect, Region IV
Miho Patani is Assistant Director at the Office of International Students & Scholars at the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN, where she serves as a primary immigration advisor for more than 500 international students and scholars. Miho has more than 10 years of extensive experience in...

Jeffrey Foot

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Jeff Foot
Lewermark Student Insurance
Missouri State Representative, Region IV

Rus Kiser

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Rus Kiser
Dickinson State University
North Dakota State Representative, Region IV

Beth Riley

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Beth Riley
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
South Dakota State Representative, Region IV

Hannah Olevson

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Hannah Olevson
Academic Programs International (API)
Conference Planner, Region IV

Shannon Ingleby

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shannon ingleby
Kirkwood Community College
Community College & Two-Year Colleges Representative, Region IV

Heidi M. Soneson, PhD

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Heidi Soneson
Conference Local Arrangements, Region IV
Heidi M. Soneson, PhD, is assistant vice chancellor for international education at the University of Wisconsin- River Falls. In this capacity, she collaborates on institutional policy and best practices for education abroad, international student advising, international partnerships, and...

Erika Duley

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Erika Duley
Minnesota State University Kearney International Center (KIC)
Conference Local Arrangements, Region IV