Emilija Zlatkovska, PhD, has been active in the field of international education for about 15 years. Zlatkovska, holds an MSc and PhD in language education, EFL/ESL from Indiana University, Bloomington. She currently serves as the director of the Intensive English Program (IEP) program at University of Southern Indiana where she had been for the past seven years. She also teaches in the second language acquisition, policy and culture graduate program in the department of world languages at USI. Zlatkovska assumed the role of NAFSA International Enrollment Management Knowledge Community network leader for IEP since 2017 until present and multiple other volunteer positions with organizations like TESOL and EnglishUSA. She also served as a site reviewer for CEA accreditation organization for IEPs. She loves teaching and working with international students from all over the world. She is interested in doing research with technology and learning as well as teacher training. She enjoys reading, walking and traveling with her family.