|Irene is one of three advisors for students participating in transfer credit programs (e.g., through a third-party program provider or another accredited institution) and a member of the university-wide ADA Compliance Committee. Furthermore, she assists with assigned faculty-led programs. Irene joined the Study Abroad Programs Office in 2007. She holds a M.A. in College Student Personnel, a B.A. in German, and a B.S. in Print Journalism from Bowling Green State University. During her undergraduate studies, she studied abroad in Salzburg, Austria for an academic year. During her graduate studies, she participated in research tours to United Kingdom and New Zealand. Other countries that she had the opportunity to visit include Canada, Cuba, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Mexico, Poland, Spain, and Switzerland.