Keely has worked in OGO since May 2011 in various positions. As Associate Director, she oversees operations within the office including the implementation and upkeep of software tracking systems. She has served on the NAFSA Region VI Leadership Team as the Education Abroad Knowledge Community Liaison and is a member of NAFSA Trainer Corps. Keely has presented at the regional and national level of NAFSA conferences.
Keely studied Education and Biology at a small private institution, Gannon University in Erie, PA. There she studied abroad in San Jose, Costa Rica for a semester; after graduating she then lived and volunteered in Patzun, Guatemala. She earned her M.Ed. from Arizona State University in Higher and Postsecondary Education. Before coming to OHIO, Keely worked as a high school Biology teacher and in program development for the study abroad company, CEA.
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"I enjoy knowing that the work I do helps facilitate incredible academic programs where students can experience personal, professional, and academic growth."- Keely on her favorite aspect of working at the Office of Global Opportunities