Danette Bon­trager

Busi­ness Manager

Man­ages Center’s finances and pro­gram billing as well as CISI inter­na­tional insur­ance pro­gram. Assists stu­dents with Visa appli­ca­tions (Spain, Italy, France, and misc. coun­tries) and ISUAbroad tech­ni­cal ques­tions. Advises stu­dents on ESSEC and Solvay exchanges and admin­is­ters Lon­don Col­lege of Fash­ion and Paris Amer­i­can Acad­emy pro­grams. Assist fac­ulty and staff with short term pro­gram plan­ning and logis­tics (Project Assist program).

Cate Clark

Office Clerk

Processes P-card trans­ac­tions, insur­ance enroll­ments, pur­chas­ing req­ui­si­tions, p-card trans­ac­tions, employee reim­burse­ments, account­ing paper­work, and ISUAbroad mate­r­ial sub­mis­sions. Pro­vides backup for the Center’s busi­ness manager.

Peter Cruz

Pro­gram Coordinator

Pro­gram Coor­di­na­tor for the Asian exchange pro­grams, super­vis­ing the stu­dent Peer Advi­sors, and will be charged with increas­ing diver­sity and intern­ship oppor­tu­ni­ties abroad.

Mon­ica Ernberger

Pro­gram Coordinator

Pro­gram Coor­di­na­tor for Affil­i­ate and non-ISU programs.

Dr. Chris­tine Gemignani

Asso­ciate Director

Over­sees all SAC pro­gram­ming, SAC finances, part­ner insti­tu­tion agree­ments, safety/risk/emergency response, stu­dent ori­en­ta­tion pro­grams, faculty/staff pro­gram direc­tor train­ing work­shops, pol­icy & pro­ce­dures, coor­di­nates pro­grams in Italy & Greece, Pro­gram Direc­tor for Italy Shorts programs.

Anne Grevstad-Nordbrock

Out­reach & Pro­gram Coordinator

Coor­di­nates SAC’s out­reach efforts, man­ages pro­grams in Aus­tralia and New Zealand.

Ben McK­el­fresh

Mar­ket­ing & Pro­gram Coordinator

Coor­di­nates SAC’s mar­ket­ing strat­egy, man­ages pro­grams in the British Isles, Ger­many, and Scandinavia.

Dr. Trevor Nelson


Devel­ops semes­ter and exchange oppor­tu­ni­ties and works with fac­ulty to cre­ate new short-term pro­grams. Coor­di­na­tes stu­dent exchange pro­grams in the UK and is the Cam­pus Con­tact for the U.S. Ful­bright stu­dent pro­gram and Boren Awards for Inter­na­tional Study.

Susan Posch


Pro­gram Assis­tant, sta­tis­tics, writes and edits hand­books and brochures, advises on schol­ar­ships and on work­ing, intern­ing, teach­ing, and vol­un­teer­ing abroad.

Peer Advi­sors

Ethel Banks
Civil Engi­neer­ing; South Korea

Ari­anna Bohn­ing
Music & Inter­na­tional Stud­ies; Ireland

Jake Chris­tensen
Account­ing; Italy

Rachel Dankbar
Mar­ket­ing; France

Augie Gude
Con­struc­tion Engi­neer­ing; Wales

Amanda Hoe­fling
Archi­tec­ture, Ger­man; Ger­many & Switzerland

Zachary Kornse
Geol­ogy; New Zealand

Zoe Kus­tritz
Indus­trial Design; Sweden

Tyler Miller
Chem­i­cal Engi­neer­ing; Australia

Car­los Ramos
Aero­space Engi­neer­ing;
Exchange stu­dent from Spain

Enrique Rubio Del­gado
Civil Engi­neer­ing; China & Singapore

Kristin Son­tag
Micro­bi­ol­ogy, Scotland

Anna Under­hill
Hor­ti­cul­ture, Agron­omy; New Zealand

Olivia Waller
Inter­na­tional Busi­ness, Mar­ket­ing; England

Ian War­ren
Biol­ogy; Australia