Jenifer Ruby joined the Rollins College community in March 2006 and serves as the Director of International Student & Scholar Services. Although a native Pennsylvanian, she came to Winter Park, Florida from New York City where she worked at Pace University as the Director of International Students & Scholars. She has enjoyed the field of international education for over 25 years and very much enjoys working with the Rollins' international student population in making their experience in the U.S. a successful one.
Having lived abroad in Japan teaching English for two years, Jenifer has a great passion for Japanese culture and literature. Her academic area of interest is East Asian Studies, in which she has earned a Master of Arts degree from St. Johns University. Jenifer previously served as the Chair of the Florida Association of International Educators and NAFSA Florida State Representative. She currently serves as the Chair for NAFSA’s KC ISSS and is an active Trainer Corps member.