Christie Ruggieri is the Director of International Admissions at Drexel University. Working in the international space for the last 7 years, she has lived abroad in Beijing and served in international admissions roles. Christie’s work focuses on supporting international students during the college application process by leveraging strategic recruitment and omnichannel marketing. In her current position, Christie directs the recruitment strategy for a team of 25. She travels to 30 countries and 30 states annually. In addition, she oversees the admissions selection process for 5,000 international applications to the university annually.