Global Program Support Services International Student & Scholar Services

Global Program Support Services (GPS)

GPS provides support to Georgetown departments for graduate and non-credit international programs and overseas properties. GPS also manages the international travel policy and all Georgetown international agreements.

Liz Greenfeld

Liz Greenfeld
Senior Assistant Director for Global Program Support Services

  • Manages the agreements process
  • New global initiatives for: GU-Q; MSB (grad only); NSH (grad only); CCT; and all administrative offices
Vanessa Meyers

Vanessa Meyers
Director, Office of Global Services

  • Provides guidance for Georgetown schools and departments wishing to operate overseas
  • New global initiatives for the Law Center and School of Medicine
Catey Williams

Catey Williams
Assistant Director for International Safety, Security, & Programs

  • Guides Georgetown independent travelers regarding the International Travel Policy
  • New global initiatives for the School of Foreign Service
Katherine Safon

Katherine Safon
Senior Program Manager

  • New global initiatives for: The Graduate School. the Office of Sponsored Programs, the School of Continuing Studies, and the McCourt School for Public Policy
  • Manages the website and office communications
  • Coordinates conferences, non-credit and graduate programming at the Villa Le Balze
Darius Ngo

Darius Ngo
Program Associate

  • Supports the international travel, health, and safety process and policies
  • Monitors the agreements administrative process
  • Manages Office of Global Services statistics
  • Outbound Georgetown traveler visa support (excluding students on OGE programs)
  • Maintains international visitor and delegation requests

Rebecca Secula

Rebecca Secula
Administrative Officer

  • Administrative support
  • Front Desk management

International Student & Scholar Services (IS)

IS provides immigration and cultural support to international students and scholars at Georgetown.

Dylan Gaffney

Dylan Gaffney

International Student Advisor

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  • All MA degree programs (except SFS)
  • McCourt School of Public Policy (MSPP) programs (including exchanges)  
  • Spanish Department and German Department Exchange
  • Undergraduate and SFS-Q Exchange
  • Ophthalmic Training
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate programs
Sarah Bunker

Sarah Bunker

International Student Advisor

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  • Undergraduates in the College, SFS, and NHS
  • J-1 Students sponsored by non-Georgetown organizations  
  • SEVIS Compliance for Undergraduate Students
  • Database Reporting and Policy Management
  • Website Content Management and Analytics
Sandra Layton

Sandra Layton

Associate Director, International Student & Scholar Services

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  • J-1 Scholars and Student Interns at the Medical Center, Law Center and Main Campus Science Departments
  • J-1 Scholars sponsored by non-Georgetown institutions  
  • H-1B Temporary Workers
  • STEM Extensions
  • E-3, O-1, P-3 and TN Temporary Workers
  • Permanent Residency applications
Darius Ngo

Darius Ngo
Program Associate

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  • Tax Support Services
  • ITIN Applications
  • Manages Office of Global Services statistics
Rachel Rubin

Rachel Rubin

Director, International Student & Scholar Services

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  • Biomedical Graduate Education
  • PhD  
Danielle Valles

Danielle Valles

International Student & Scholar Advisor

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  • MS programs (except Biomedical Graduate Education)
  • Graduate SFS programs  
  • J-1 Scholars and Student Interns on the Main Campus, except the Science Departments
Lindsay VanBrocklin

Lindsay VanBrocklin

International Student Advisor

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  • MBA Graduate Program
  • MSB Undergraduates  
  • MBA Exchange
  • Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) 
  • International Business and Policy (IBP)
  • Executive Master in Health Systems Administration (EMHSA)  
  • Communications Manager

Alicia Ward

Senior Advisor, Compliance & Training

  • SEVIS compliance reporting and data management
  • Immigration Document Issuance  
  • Monitors technologically-based immigration processes
  • UIS liaison and system maintenance
Stacy Williams

Stacy Williams

International Student Advisor & Programming Manager

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  • Advises the International Student Association (ISA), the Global Living Community (GLC), and the IS Advisory Board
  • Coordinates the International Student Orientation programs  
  • Coordinates Global Expo and other OGS cultural programs for the international community
  • Provides cross-cultural communication training and international student outreach workshops in collaboration with other university offices
  • Manages the Language Exchange Program (LEP) and the Senior Flag Ceremony

 

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