Tessa Lane is a Global Program Advisor on the Internships team at AIFS Abroad and the Diversity/MSI Liaison for Region III. She is also a member of the 2022-2023 cohort of NAFSA RISE Fellows. Tessa has been working in international education since 2019. Prior to her current role at AIFS Abroad, she worked as a study abroad advisor at The University of Texas at El Paso. Tessa received her BS in Business Administration at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln and her MEd in International Higher Education at Loyola University Chicago. As the Diversity/MSI Liaison, she looks forward to supporting MSIs and promoting diversity, equity and inclusion in international education within the region.