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

Dr. Sabina Alkire

Oxford Development Economist Sabina Alkire Joins Elliott School

Dr. Alkire comes to the university as the Oliver T. Carr Jr. Professor in International Affairs.

Kevin Larsen was the Atlantic 10's most improved player in 2014 and was named to the fall 2013 Athletic Academic Dean's List

International Student Athletes Thriving at GW

Across many sports, Colonials are successful inside and outside of the classroom.

Lori Heise, the director of the Gender Violence and Health Centre at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine speaking

More Research, Funding Needed to End Violence Against Women

The Global Women’s Institute hosts experts in a call to action for prevention.