Wade joined the Communications and Marketing team in February 2018. Originally from Northern Virginia, Wade completed his bachelor’s degree in communication arts at Virginia Commonwealth University. While at VCU, Wade studied abroad in Italy, Spain and at Massey University in New Zealand on ISEP Direct. Wade worked at VCU Education Abroad, Outward Bound in Costa Rica at taught with the Fulbright Program for two years in Andorra and Spain. Wade loves drawing, watching music videos, and ferns. He only takes selfies when he is hiking alone in the backcountry and his travels have brought him to 31 countries and counting.