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Inger M. Bull

Director of International Programs
Ph.D., Higher Education Administration

Armstrong Hall 215
(719) 227-8280

Inger Bull is the Director of International Programs 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.

Heather Powell Browne

Assistant Director of Off-Campus Study
M.A., Intercultural Relations

Armstrong Hall 216
(719) 389-6918

Heather Powell Browne is the Assistant Director of Off-Campus Study 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.

Riley Merline

International Programs Coordinator
M.A., Latin American Studies

Armstrong Hall 213B
(719) 227-8284

Riley Merline is the International Programs Coordinator at Colorado College, working primarily as the point person for CC-faculty led blocks taught off-campus, during the school year and the summer session. He received his Bachelor's degree in Spanish from Northern Michigan University (studying abroad in both Chile and Spain) and his Master's in Latin American Studies from University of Arizona. He has also taught English in Berlin, worked on US policy issues in Colombia, and traveled extensively throughout Latin America. Prior to arriving at Colorado College he directed a border studies semester program in Arizona where he led students abroad in Mexico and Guatemala. Outside of work, Riley loves spending time with his wife and two small children. He has many hobbies including chess, climbing, bike commuting, hiking, and playing in the snow.

Lisa Kosiewicz Doran 

International Student Specialist
M.A., International and Multicultural Education

Armstrong Hall 217
(719) 389-6281  

Lisa Kosiewicz Doran is the International Student Specialist in the Office of International Programs (OIP) and has been a member of the OIP staff team since June 2014.  Prior to joining CC, Lisa gained over 26 years of experience working with international students and scholars in a variety of positions at Mills College, the University of California-Berkeley, and the University of San Francisco, where she received her M.A. in International and Multicultural Education in 2004.  When she's not busy preparing immigration documents, advising students about immigration, academic, and cultural adjustment issues, and planning and organizing programs for students, Lisa enjoys spending time with her husband and four stepchildren (and their cat, two dogs, and two horses), and pursuing a variety of craft activities.

Donna Beziou 

International Student and Scholar Assistant
M.A., Organizational Management

Armstrong Hall 218
(719) 227-8282 

Donna Beziou is the International Student and Scholar Assistant in the Office of International Programs 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.