Wade joined the ISEP team in February 2018 and coordinates all of ISEP's creative projects, marketing campaigns, and communications. Wade manages the website, ISEP's social media channels, the ISEP Voices Student Blogger Program, and the ISEP Photo Contest. He also serves on ISEP's Health & Safety and Diversity & Inclusion taskforces. 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 has worked at VCU Education Abroad, Outward Bound in Costa Rica, and taught with the Fulbright Program for two years in Andorra and Spain. Wade loves fine art, music videos, and ferns. He only takes selfies when he is hiking alone in the backcountry and his travels have brought him to 32 countries and counting.