EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, EPA LTD.
One of the co-founders of Educational Programmes Abroad in 1972, Terence is a graduate of the London School of Economics and Sussex University. He was responsible for setting up the very first internship program for US students in the UK in 1975. Terence has overseen the expansion of EPA into other European centers, and is more convinced than ever of the importance of helping US students gain international experience.
Deputy Executive Director, EPA Ltd.
German Programs Director,
Hartwig has been with EPA since 1988. Having served as director of several US study abroad programs in Germany and being recognized by the US State Department for his outstanding support of German-American youth exchange programs, Hartwig brings a wealth of experience to our endeavors. As EPA's German Programs Director, Hartwig manages our internship programs in Bonn, Cologne, and Berlin. Hartwig holds a Master's degree from Washington University in St Louis.
Executive Director, EPA Inc.
A dedicated study abroad professional, Lisa is proud of her part in connecting EPA students with transformative internship opportunities in Europe. She is the key liaison between the US and Europe and believes that building trusting relationships is the key to a successful program. Lisa earned her Bachelor's degree at the University of Illinois and her Master's degree at the St. Louis Conservatory.
London Program Director,
Ensuring the smooth running of EPA's London program is Andrea Morris. Andrea is from South Africa, where she studied Social Science at the University of Cape Town. Afterwards, she came to London for her post-graduate studies and since then has held a number of positions, both in teaching and educational administration. Andrea has worked with several US study abroad programs. She excels at helping students gain the maximum benefit from their internship experience.
Edinburgh Program Co-Director,
Nancy Lynner is an American living in Edinburgh, who has a Master's in Education from Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, with a BA degree in English and Theatre from Cornell College, Iowa. She lived in Washington D.C. for many years, working for the Smithsonian Institution and other arts organizations, after managing an event management company with her husband. An arts and culture enthusiast, she is exuberant about her adopted city, Edinburgh. Nancy uses her networking and administrative skills, and her unflagging energy to create an internship experience that unfolds into a life-changing semester abroad.
Brussels Program Director,
Jennifer Palumbo has been living in Brussels among European expats for several years and working as a freelance consultant in project and event management since 2012. Jennifer's experience living in different countries and her family ties in three continents have equipped her with a good understanding of the challenges that EPA students face when moving to a new country. Her work organizing and facilitating workshops and seminars and helping organizations manage EU funded projects has allowed her to form a wide network of contacts from different environments. Jennifer holds a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry and a Master's in Science Communication.
Madrid Program Director,
Rocio Bartolome Rodriguez
Rocio has a PhD in Spanish Language Teacher Education from Universidad Complutense de Madrid. She has taught at the University of Salamanca and James Madison University, Virginia and was a visiting Research Associate at Queen Mary University of London. She understands what is needed to help US students get the most from their internship and study at a foreign university.