Inger M. Bull
Director of Global Education
Ph.D., Higher Education Administration
Armstrong Hall 215
Inger Bull is the Director of Global Education at Colorado College where she oversees all study abroad programs and international student and scholar services. Prior to that she spent 13 years as Director of International Education at Nebraska Wesleyan University. She has led student groups to Australia, Mexico, Scandinavia, Spain, and Swaziland and has traveled throughout Europe, in Japan, and Peru. Most recently she lived in Stockholm during fall 2009 while on sabbatical with her husband. She received her doctorate in Higher Education Administration in 1996 from the University of Nebraska.
Director of Field Study
Ph.D., Recreation, Park and Tourism Science
Armstrong Hall 207
Drew Cavin hails from Texas, and holds a Ph.D. from Texas A&M University. Drew brings a passion for student development, both academic and personal, to the job of Director of Field Study. His background is in Leisure Studies and Outdoor Education, and he conducted research on diversity and outdoor recreation activities and careers. He has experience leading extensive field trips as a faculty member at Middle Tennessee State University and Young Harris College.
Heather Powell Browne
Assistant Director of Global Education
M.A., Intercultural Relations
Armstrong Hall 216
Heather Powell Browne is the Assistant Director of Global Education and has worked at Colorado College since July of 2008. She is originally from California, and studied communication and art history as an undergraduate at Santa Clara University, with a study abroad semester with the Syracuse University program in Florence. She has a Master’s degree in Intercultural Relations from the University of the Pacific in conjunction with the Intercultural Communication Institute, and her capstone work focused on digital storytelling as a method of intercultural learning and reflection. In her time outside of work, Heather lives in a cohousing community near campus and enjoys writing about music for her music blog, outdoor adventures and yoga, and going on road trips with her son.
Shiyanke R. Andrew Goonetilleke
Coordinator of Global Education
M.S., College Counseling and Student Development
Armstrong Hall 213B
Shiyanke Goonetilleke is the Coordinator of Global Education at Colorado College. He joined the Center for Global Education & Field Study team in February 2017 after completing two years of service at The Butler Center, where he supervised six interns, oversaw all program and event logistics while advising student leaders of five student organizations. Prior to his arrival at CC, Shiyanke completed his Master of Science degree in College Counseling and Student Development from St. Cloud State University in Minnesota. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications with emphasis in Electronic Media and Public Relations from the University of Wisconsin- Green Bay. Shiyanke was born and raised in Colombo, Sri Lanka and relocated to the United States as an F-1 International student in 2006. In his leisure time, Shiyanke enjoys hiking, traveling across the U.S. and the globe to visit his family and friends. He also creates time each day to meditate and practice Vinyasa yoga.
Assistant Director of International Student and Scholar Services
M.A., International Education
Armstrong Hall 217
Marlene Arnold is the Assistant Director of International Student and Scholar Services. Marlene received her B.A. in French from Wake Forest University and her M.A. in International Education from the School for International Training. Marlene has been working in international student and scholar advising and programming since 2002. She has experience working in a variety of universities – Duke University, The Ohio State University, Franklin University, and the University of Denver. Marlene enjoys meeting international students and scholars from around the world and supporting them as they navigate the U.S. immigration system and adjust to life in the U.S. Outside of work, Marlene likes spending time with her family and keeps busy with her son’s activities.
International Student and Scholar Specialist
M.A., Organizational Management
Armstrong Hall 218
Donna Beziou is the International Student and Scholar Specialist primarily advising J-1 Exchange visitors and F-1 students. Donna received her B.A. in International Relations/Asian Studies from the University of Colorado where she spent several semesters living and studying in Taiwan and China. After receiving her M.A. in Organizational Management from the University of Phoenix in 1998, she knew that she wanted to continue her passion of working in International Education. She has been an international scholar advisor at CC since 2008 and has recently become a Designated School Official (DSO) for F-1 students. Outside of work, Donna enjoys watching movies, good coffee, practicing her Mandarin Chinese, and traveling with her husband (a former J-1 student) and three kids.