Photo of Jennifer Evanuik

Jennifer Evanuik

Senior Director of International Initiatives
Georgia State University
Chair, International Education Leadership Knowledge Community

Jennifer Evanuik is the Senior Director of International Initiatives and Deputy SIO at Georgia State University in Atlanta, GA. She previously served as Executive Director of the Office of Global Engagement and SIO at Central Michigan University. She has also held roles in international education at Georgia Tech, Davidson College, and Providence Day School. She is currently Chair of NAFSA’s International Education Leadership KC and is actively involved in AIEA, Forum on Education Abroad, and IIE. Her professional expertise includes comprehensive internationalization, study abroad, international student and scholar services, partnerships and agreements, risk management, and intercultural communication. In 2014, Jennifer was selected for the Fulbright International Education Administrator Award in Korea. In 2022 and 2023, Jennifer was invited by the U.S. Department of State to serve as an expert speaker on increasing study abroad capacity to universities in Spain, Greece, and Cyprus. Jennifer holds a B.S. in French and International Business from the Pennsylvania State University and an M.Ed. in Social and Comparative Analysis in Education from the University of Pittsburgh.