Region VII

Welcome to Region VII! Region VII comprises seven southeastern U.S. states along with our friends and colleagues in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

STATE F-1 J-1 H-1B/EB
ALABAMA
Brenda Hinson
Director, International Services
University of South Alabama
Faculty Court S 3
Mobile, AL 36688
Phone: 251.460.6050
Fax: 251.414.8213
bhinson[at]jaguar1.usouthal.edu
Lisa Scott
Associate Director, International Scholar & Student Services
University of Alabama-Birmingham
1400 University Blvd., Room 250
Birmingham, AL 35294-1150
Phone: 205.934.3328
Fax: 205.934.8664
LScott[at]uab.edu

Lisa Scott
Associate Director, International Scholar & Student Services
University of Alabama-Birmingham
1400 University Blvd., Room 250
Birmingham, AL 35294-1150
Phone: 205.934.3328
Fax: 205.934.8664
LScott[at]uab.edu
FLORIDA
Floris Giol
Director
International Student Services
Miami Dade College
11011 S.W. 104 St.
Miami, FL 33176-3393
Phone: 305.237.0656
Fax: 305.237.2586
fgiol[at]md.edu

Judith Assad
Director
International Student Services
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3900
Phone: 386.226.6579
Fax: 386.226.7920
assadj[at]erau.edu

Catherine Seybold
Assistant Director
International Student and Scholar Services
University of South Florida
4202 E. Fowler Ave.
Tampa, FL 33620
Phone: 813.974.1098
FAX: 813.974.0491
cseybold[at]iac.usf.edu


Kristen Hagen
Assistant Director
International Center
Florida State University
107 S Wildwood Street
Tallahassee, FL 32306-4240
Phone: 850.644.9563
Fax: 850.644.9951
khagen[at]admin.fsu.edu
GEORGIA
Sylvia Shortt
Assistant Director
Student Development
272 Parker Hall
University of West Georgia
Carrollton, GA 30118
Phone: 678-839-6428
Fax: 678-839-6429
sshortt[at]westga.edu

Sheila Schulte
Office of International Education
631 Cherry Street,
Savant Building, Suite 211
Atlanta, GA 30332-0284
Phone: 404.894.9167
Fax: 404.894.9682
sheila.schulte[at]oie.gatech.edu
Terry Eiesland
Associate Director, International Student & Scholar Programs
P.O. Drawer V V
Emory University
Atlanta, GA 30322
Phone: 404.727.6224
Fax: 404.727.0830
teiesla[at]emory.edu
MISSISSIPPI Barbara Whitt Jackson
Director, International Student Affairs
The University of Southern Mississippi
Southern Station
Box 5151
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-5151
Phone: 601.266.4841
Fax: 601.266.5839
Barbara.Whittjackson[at]usm.edu
Carol B. Walker
Immigration Adviser
Mississippi State University
Box 9742
15 Morgan Avenue
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Phone: 662.325.8929
Fax: 662.325.8583
cwalker[at]iso.msstate.edu
Ronnie Poole
Associate Director,
Employment, Compensation, and International Services
University of Mississippi Medical Center
2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39216
Phone: 601.984.1124
Fax: 601.984.1180
rpoole[at]hr.umsmed.edu
NORTH CAROLINA Denise Medeiros
Assistant Director
International Student/Scholar Office
University of North Carolina-Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28223
Phone: 704.687.2334
Fax: 704.687.3168
dvmedei[at]email.uncc.edu

Lois Yelverton
International Student/Scholar Advisor
Duke University Medical Center
300 Alexander Avenue
Durham, NC 27705
Phone: 919.681.8472
Fax: 919.681.8492
yelve004[at]mc.duke.edu
Rhonda Brown
Immigration Specialist, Office of International Affairs
East Carolina University
306 E 9 th Street
Greenville, NC 27858-4533
Phone: 252.328.1934
Fax: 252.328.4813
brownr[at]mail.ecu.edu
SOUTH CAROLINA Geoffrey J. Parsons
Assistant Director,
International Programs
Coastal Carolina University
Box 261954, 775 Hwy 544
Conway, SC 29528-6054
Phone: 843.349.2054
Fax: 843.349.2252
parsons[at]coastal.edu
Jim Findley
International Programs Coordinator, Graduate School
Clemson University
E-207 Martin Hall
Box 345122
Clemson, SC 29634-5122
Phone: 864.656.0490
Fax: 864.656.4187
findlej[at]clemson.edu
Connie Burk (interim)
Director,
International Affairs
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
62 S Dunlap Street, Suite 203
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: 901.448.2693
Fax: 901.448.2100
cburk[at]utmem.edu
TENNESSEE David Lawson
Associate Director,
International Student Services
Center for International Education
The University of Tennessee
1620 Melrose Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37996-3531
Phone: 423.974.6676
Fax: 423.974.2985
dplawson[at]utk.edu
Wendy Syer
Coordinator,
International Scholar Services
Center for International Education
The University of Tennessee
1620 Melrose Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37996-3531
Phone: 865.974.3177
Fax: 865.974.2985
syer[at]utk.edu
Connie Burk
Director,
International Affairs
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
62 S Dunlap Street, Suite 203
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: 901.448.2693
Fax: 901.448.2100
cburk[at]utmem.edu
PUERTO RICO

VIRGIN ISLANDS
Ana Sippin
Director
International Student & Scholar Services
Florida International University
University Park GC 242
Miami, FL 33199
Phone : 305. 348.2421
Fax: 305.348.1521
sippina[at]fiu.edu
Ana Sippin
Director
International Student & Scholar Services
Florida International University
University Park GC 242
Miami, FL 33199
Phone: 305.348.2421
Fax: 305.348.1521
sippina[at]fiu.edu
Connie Burk
Director,
International Affairs
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
62 S Dunlap Street, Suite 203
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: 901.448.2693
Fax: 901.448.2100
cburk[at]utmem.edu