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Our Mission

The International Office promotes international programs and services across the breadth of the University by providing a focal point for the international arena. It supports the University by:

  1. Providing special services to the 4,757 international students from 110 countries to ensure opportunities for academic success and for intercultural exchange.
  2. Encouraging UTA students to study abroad in order to develop a better understanding of other cultures and the world at large, and promoting cooperative programs with institutions in other countries to facilitate student, faculty, and other academic exchange.
  3. Supporting campus internationalization through the implementation of intercultural programming and assessment, global education, and engagement opportunities for international and domestic students.

Organizational Chart

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Office of the Executive Director

Jay P. Horn Staci Backs
Jay P. Horn,
Executive Director
Staci Backs,
Administrative Assistant

International Student & Scholar Services

   Director of International Student & Scholar Services

Satu Birch
Satu Birch,

   International Education Advisors

Austin Perry Brianne Faber Catalina Rosquero Christopher V. Mai
Austin Perry,
Associate Director
Brianne Faber,
Catalina Rosquero,
Christopher V. Mai,
Desiree Usher Meghan Merwin Sue Ball Ricardo_Williams
Desiree Usher,
Meghan Merwin,
Sue Ball,

   Front Office

Tamica McNeal Sofia Delgadillo Taylor Wapaha Phyllicia Gitumbi
Tamica McNeal,
Lead Customer Service Representative
Sofia Delgadillo,
Customer Service Representative
Taylor Wapaha,
Insurance Specialist
Phyllicia Gitumbi,
Student Assistant
Juan Pablo Perez Flores Ikenna Asoluka Juan Pablo Perez Flores
Juan Pablo Perez Flores,
Student Assistant
Ikenna Asoluka,
Student Assistant
Amooti Anne Kamaramasu,
Student Assistant
Helen Baker Nmesoma (Meso) Francess Anya Tran Phuong Pham
Helen Baker,
Student Assistant
Nmesoma (Meso) Francess Anya,
Student Assistant
Tran Phuong Pham,
Student Assistant


Angie Minor Angie Minor Pranit Jaiswal Anthony Gomez
Angie Minor,
Assistant Director
Zachary Gale,
Personal Computing Specialist
Pranit Jaiswal,
Graduate Research Associate II
Anthony Gomez,
Student Worker

Global Engagement

Adam Sichta Colleen McKearney
Adam Sichta,
Colleen McKearney,
International Program Coordinator

Study Abroad

Kelli Anderson Ryan Thompson
Kelli Anderson,
Ryan Thompson,
Assistant Director