Meet our Staff Members

For Office for Study Abroad staff information, please visit the Office for Study Abroad staff page.

Donna Scarboro, Ph.D.

Donna Scarboro, Ph.D.

Donna Scarboro is Associate Provost for International Programs at the George Washington University.

Vanessa Brimner

Vanessa Brimner

Vanessa Brimner manages financial, budgetary, and statistical accounting for the Office of International Programs, including the Office for Study Abroad.

Andrew Fromknecht

Andrew Fromknecht

Andrew Fromknecht manages the Office of International Programs Web site and provides essential Web site support to the Office for Study Abroad and related offices.

Shawn Lenker

Shawn Lenker

Shawn Lenker supports key aspects of GW’s international relations through the assessment and management of operational risks abroad.

Francesca Piemonte Slesinger

Francesca Piemonte Slesinger

Francesca Slesinger oversees communications about GW’s international efforts, serves as liaison for select sponsored international student programs, and provides support to visiting international delegations and scholars.

International @ GW

Voice of America Director David Ensor talks with SMPA's Frank Sesno at GW

America’s Voice in the Digital Age

Voice of America Director David Ensor discusses broadcast institution’s efforts with SMPA’s Frank Sesno.

GW Freshman Forward Yuta Watanabe

Freshman Forward Yuta Watanabe Recognized Nationally

Freshman Forward Yuta Watanabe, the third NCAA Division I scholarship basketball player from Japan, is featured in the Washington Post and New York Times.

Junior Forward Jonquel Jones

Junior Forward Jonquel Jones Leads GW Womens Basketball towards NCAA Tournament

Junior Forward Jonquel Jones, from the Bahamas, is featured in the Washington Post.