Lillian Read serves as regional director for institutional engagement for the Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA) and is based in Oregon. In this role she manages a team of field directors and communicates with campuses across the United States to promote education abroad and support university internationalization efforts. Additionally, she serves on the IFSA Inclusive Excellence Leadership Group and helps develop resources to support equity in education abroad. Her previous jobs include serving as study abroad coordinator at the University of Liverpool in the UK and as education abroad adviser at Oregon State University. She earned a BA in anthropology from Linfield College and an MS in college student services administration from Oregon State University.