Illinois Abroad Policy Committee

The Illinois Abroad Policy Committee (IAPC) plays a critical role in the development of the campus best practices for education abroad.

2019/20 Committee

Committee Members
  • Gretchen Adams, Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Student Affairs, College of Applied Health Sciences
  • Jessa Barnard, Director of Education Abroad, College of ACES
  • Jan Brooks, Instructor Department of Human Development & Family Studies, ACES
  • Meredith Blumthal, Director of International Programs in Engineering, Chair
  • Katie Clark, Senior Assistant Dean for Student Services, College of Media
  • Andrew Collum, Associate Director for International Safety & Security
  • Kathy Martensen, Assistant Provost for Educational Programs
  • Julie Misa, Associate Provost for Illinois International
  • Joy Phaphouvninh, Director Illinois Abroad & Global Exchange
  • Nicole Turner, Assistant Dean, College of Fine & Applied Arts
  • Shelly Romack, Assistant Director, Risk Management
  • Nicole Lamers, Assistant Dean, College of LAS
  • Allison Witt, Director of International Programs, College of Education


Questions about the committee may be directed to Meredith Blumthal.