GSRA Global Advisor And Government Relations
With over 20 years of international experience in multiple industries from defense contracting to faith based non profit, NGO, and international business development, Lee’s vast exposure across industries gives him unique expertise and insight into the best practices of international education and business. His most recent progressive experiences in higher education have included directing the international recruitment at the new American University of Malta, (AUM) where he also served as public relations representative and university liason to the Office of the Prime Minister and the Maltese Diplomatic Corps, meeting regularly with regional diplomats for immigration issues. Prior to AUM he served as assistant director of international recruitment and admissions for the University of Nebraska at Omaha, he also directed the international programs at Bellevue University in Nebraska. As a seasoned professional in higher education, Lee enjoys building relationships and is skilled at developing and maintaining partnerships. He enjoys strategic collaboration and tracking emerging markets. With work experience in over 30 countries on 4 different continents, Lee brings intercultural intelligence training and experience to the table, along with practical experience in intercultural relationships. His international career, his more than fifteen years of living in the Middle East and Europe, and personal friendships with individuals from across the globe have contributed to his passion as a global citizen. Lee’s wife Kelli is also in higher education, and they share the passion for global community engagement, while currently residing in the Midwest.