University Relations Manager | Members located in U.S. Northeast and Midwest & Sub-Saharan Africa
Bailey is the Chicago-based University Relations Manager for U.S. Northeast and Midwest (Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont and Wisconsin) & Sub-Saharan Africa (Botswana, Ghana, Senegal, & South Africa) and serves as the primary contact for member institutions in the region. She works closely with these coordinators to promote mobility, develop new programs and facilitate strategic initiatives, manage exchange numbers, and uphold membership standards. Bailey obtained her B.A. in Global Studies and Religious Studies from Missouri State University. At MSU, she participated in an ISEP program at the Université de Savoie in France which kickstarted her passion for International Education. Bailey comes from a background in nonprofit coordination and has spent three years working at ISEP in her capacity as URM. At ISEP, she is a member of the Diversity and Inclusion Task Force and has helped develop and compile resources for underrepresented students to aid them in overcoming any barriers that they face to studying abroad. In her free time, Bailey likes to travel, drink excessive amounts of coffee, and spend time with her cat who is trained to walk on a leash.