This knowledge community provides professional development opportunities for international student and scholar advisers and for those who work or volunteer in campus- and community-based international programming.

ISTA Network

Explore International Student Advising (ISTA) resources and network with peers. 

Explore the ISTA Network

ISCA Network

Explore International Scholar Advising (ISCA) resources and network with peers. 

Explore the ISCA Network

CCP Network

Explore Campus and Community Programming (CCP) resources and network with peers. 

Explore the CCP Network

Sheena Maria Connell

 Sheena Connell
University of the Incarnate Word
Chair, Knowledge Community for International Student and Scholar Services (KC ISSS)
Sheena Maria Connell has been involved with the development of international education at public and private U.S. universities, Intensive English Programs, and secondary schools. She has more than 10 years of combined experience in an international education setting, SEVP regulations and policy...

Regina George

Regina George
Wake Forest University
Chair-elect, Knowledge Community for International Student and Scholar Services (KC ISSS)
Regina George began her career in the University of Southern Mississippi’s international student and scholar services department before taking on an immigration specialist role at INTO University of South Florida. She has also served as an international programs advisor at the University of...

Rose Francois, MA

Rose Francois
Enroot Education - Cambridge, Massachusetts
2023 Annual Conference Committee Member, ISSS KC; Past Chair, ISSS KC
Rose Francois is the interim executive director of Enroot Education in Cambridge, Massachusetts. With more than 10 years of international education experience, Francois is passionate about higher education, intercultural relations, and the intersectionality of global experiences and self-efficacy. A...

ISSS Leadership Team

  • Julie Wilbers, MA - International Scholar Advising (ISCA) Network Leader - Vanderbilt University
  • Tyler Morkin, MA - International Student Advising (ISTA) Network Leader - University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  • Namiko Bagirimvano, MA - Campus and Community Programming (CCP) Network Leader - University Of Arkansas-Fayetteville
  • Anastasia Fynn, MBA - Regional Liaison Outreach Coordinator - The University of Utah

Regional Liaisons

  • Rebecca Snodgrass, MA - Region I - Lewis-Clark State College
  • Cristi Maetani, MPA - Region II - Brigham Young University
  • Jie Fan, MA - Region III - Texas A&M University
  • Kristen Colbrecht, MA - Region IV - University of Missouri
  • Catherine Lee, MA - Region V - University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
  • Peter Thomas, PhD - Region VI - Campbellsville University
  • Ashley Johnson - Region VII - University of Georgia
  • Danielle Davis, MFA - Region VIII - Radford University
  • Stacey DiMarino, MA - Region X - Columbia University
  • Susannah Marcucci, MA - Region XI - Clark University
  • Matthew Loehrer, MA - Region XII - University of California-San Francisco